Lab Services

Internal Medicine located in Dallas, TX

Lab Services

Lab Services services offered in Dallas, TX

When you’re in pain or not feeling your best, you may need blood work and other lab services to identify what’s causing your symptoms. At Prestige Primary Care, P.A., skilled physician Asif Aziz, MD, provides advanced lab services on-site, including echocardiograms, ultrasounds, and allergy testing. The office also features advanced testing services like nerve conduction testing and sleep apnea studies so you can get the answers you need about your health. Call the Dallas, Texas, office to learn more about the available lab services or book an appointment online today. 

Lab Services Q & A

What are lab services?

Lab services provide valuable information about your health to ensure a prompt and accurate diagnosis of acute illnesses and chronic diseases.

Prestige Primary Care, P.A. offers on-site lab services for adolescents and adults so you don’t have to go elsewhere. 

Dr. Aziz can also coordinate lab services during a house call visit if you’re unable to travel to the office because of illness, physical limitations, or transportation issues.

What lab services are available?

Prestige Primary Care, P.A. provides a range of lab services to diagnose the cause of unexplained symptoms or to monitor the effectiveness of medical treatments you receive.

Available lab services include:

  • Blood work
  • Spirometry
  • Ultrasounds
  • Allergy testing
  • Echocardiogram
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • 24-hour heart monitor
  • Nerve conduction study
  • Sleep apnea study
  • Venous insufficiency test
  • Carotid doppler ultrasound
  • Videonystagmogram (for dizziness)

Dr. Aziz also offers diagnostic eye exams for individuals with diabetes to identify early warning signs of diabetic retinopathy, a leading cause of vision loss and permanent blindness.

When should I schedule lab services?

You might need the lab services at Prestige Primary Care, P.A. if you’re not feeling well or have pain or other unusual symptoms. Dr. Aziz can order the necessary lab tests you need during a physical exam and use the results to create your treatment plan.

Once you start your treatment, you may need lab services to assess your health and the effectiveness of any medications you’re taking. For instance, if you take medications for high cholesterol, you may need routine blood work to check your cholesterol levels.

You may also need lab services as part of your preventive health care plan. Dr. Aziz may order blood work, an EKG, or other lab services during your primary care visit if you have risk factors for heart disease, diabetes, or other chronic diseases. Routine lab tests can identify early warning signs of disease so you can start treatment before you experience complications.

If your lab tests reveal underlying health issues that require specialized care, Dr. Aziz can refer you to a pulmonologist, infectious disease physician, or other medical specialist.

Call Prestige Primary Care, P.A. to schedule a lab services consultation or book an appointment online today.