Lab Services and Testing at the Department of Family Medicine

Family medicine doctors and their teams offer a variety of lab testing at their clinics.

Our family medicine health centers are staffed and equipped to provide some lab services and testing, such as:

Many lab tests involve collecting samples of blood, urine, sputum, or cells. We can usually perform the tests in the office.  However, some tests are sent to a laboratory for evaluation.

Once we receive the results, our diagnostic team will explain them to you.

Contact a Family Medicine Health Center

UPMC's Department of Family Medicine has several locations throughout the city of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County.

Find a family medicine health center close to you and call us to make an appointment or find out how we can help you with your primary care needs.

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For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

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