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San Diego, CA Lab Testing

Our AFC Urgent Care offers a Walk-In Clinic Lab Testing Service. You can either Call Us to Book an Appointment or Simply Walk-In. We are open 7 days a week and located at 5671 Balboa Ave San Diego, CA 92111.

San Diego, CA Lab Testing

Lab testing is an excellent resource for anyone concerned with various symptoms, how their body is working, or who wants to optimize their health! If you are seeking an in-depth look at how your body is doing, we have an excellent lab testing facility at AFC Urgent Care, as well as board-certified physicians who can analyze and interpret the results back to you!

What are common lab tests?

There are a plethora of lab tests you can receive for diagnostic purposes or to get an idea of how your overall health is doing! Some of the most common of these include the following:

  • Basic or comprehensive metabolic panel
  • Complete blood count (CBC)
  • Cultures
  • Hemoglobin A1C
  • Lipid panel
  • Liver panel
  • Prothrombin time
  • Thyroid profile
  • Urinalysis

Where can I get blood work done?

If you are looking for a clinic that provides blood work, we have what you are looking for at AFC Urgent Care Clairemont in San Diego, California! At our state-of-the-art clinic, we have a Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) approved medical laboratory testing facility, which is to say that our laboratory facility meets the highest state and federal standards for medical laboratories. What is more, you do not need to schedule an appointment before coming to our clinic to get blood work done! Just visit us at 5671 Balboa Avenue in San Diego during the hours of 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM any day of the week, and we will provide you with the blood work you need.

What type of lab tests can you get at an Urgent Care?

There are all sorts of lab tests that you can get at an urgent care clinic, from the most common to more complex or specialized tests! Whether the test requires blood work, nose or throat swabs, urine samples, or another bodily fluid or substance, any urgent care clinic with a CLIA approved medical laboratory can provide that test for you. Some examples of tests that you can receive at urgent care clinics include the following:

  • Basic or comprehensive metabolic panel
  • Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) for kidney function
  • Calcium
  • Celiac disease panel
  • Complete blood count (CBC)
  • Cultures
  • Fecal Occult Blood test (FOB)
  • Glucose for blood sugar level
  • Hemoglobin A1C for diabetes
  • Hepatic function panel for liver function
  • Iron
  • Lipid panel for cholesterol
  • Liver panel
  • Magnesium
  • Potassium
  • Prostate-specific antigen (PSA)
  • Prothrombin time for how well your blood clots
  • Serum human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) for pregnancy testing
  • Thyroid profile
  • Uric acid for gout
  • Urinalysis or urine culture for urinary tract infections and other abnormalities
  • Vitamin B12 or D

How much does lab work usually cost?

The cost of lab work varies widely according to the particular tests performed, the clinic providing the lab work, the number of required tests, and whether or not you have health insurance. If you do have health insurance, the lab work should be covered by your plan if a physician refers the lab work, but it may be worthwhile to double-check before you have the lab work done. For our specific prices at AFC Urgent Care Clairemont, please call us at (858) 800-2880 to speak with one of our administrative staff who would happily field any price-related questions that you have! We are also happy to accept most major health insurance plans.

If you are looking for an urgent care clinic in San Diego, California, that provides high-quality lab testing, we welcome you to AFC Urgent Care Clairemont! No appointment is necessary. Walk-in, and one of our physicians will see you promptly!

5671 Balboa Ave
San Diego, CA 92111