At Medical Express Clinic, we provide complete private blood test services to patients. We utilise world-class lab services for fast and accurate test results. Our staff will take your blood sample and follow up with you via phone or email to give you the results. There is a fee of £35 for the phlebotomy service, charge in addition to your test price. We aim to keep the blood tests affordable for every budget and offer a range of comprehensive blood test packages.
At Medical Express Clinic in London, same day private blood tests are done from Monday-Friday 9:00 am-6:00 pm and Saturday upto 2:00 pm. The booking availability on weekends requires blood samples to reach our Harley Street laboratory as some blood tests are very sensitive and time-consuming too.
We also offer a range of screening test packages, selected by our doctors to screen for general health and identify the most common issues that we have seen in the clinic:
Full Biochemistry comprising of:
Suitable for: General check up usually for healthy people to determine normal body function. Very helpful in indicating deficiencies and identifying problems.
As above plus Iron Levels, CK and LDH to look at muscle function For: Young, healthy and active people looking to monitor or improve physical activity and daily health. Very helpful in indicating deficiencies and identifying problems.
Plus Thyroid Function Test and Iron Test
Early detection of diabetes – HBA1C Test
For: All ages to have a blood assessment of overall health and organ function. Generally good to perform annually in order to monitor changes in levels. This screening tool can also be used to confirm certain diagnoses.
A PSA test can be performed for men over the age of 50, the cost is £80.
As above plus
CK LDH CRP to measure muscle performance
Vitamin D, B12 and Folic Acid
For: High performance athletes or those desiring a detailed and comprehensive insight into their biochemistry, organ function and muscoskeletal functions.
You are not just limited to these packages however, everybody is different and we will work with you to perform the tests that are appropriate for your age, health and lifestyle.
The results are delivered within 4-12 working hours and mailed to you to discuss with your GP for consultation. If you find any problem with the laboratory blood tests, we provide a complete package starting from scheduling an appointment with a specialist to preparing for the treatment plan and finally, collecting the medication. The rates are affordable based on the need of the individual who will perform blood test.
Blood tests can help your doctor to:
Blood tests can provide patients and practitioners with a wide range of information about how to body functions. Blood tests can check for infections, vitamin and mineral levels, hormone levels and many more. For more information, please contact the Medical Express Clinic
Blood tests can determine the performance of your organs, diagnose diseases such as cancer, and determine whether you have STIs. The individual results obtained from a blood test are very specific to the tests ordered.
The blood test will help to assess your overall health condition and discover various disorders that include – anaemia, leukaemia and infection. A full blood count test measures various features and components of your blood along with red blood cells.
Blood tests are done to detect and diagnose cancer including complete blood count (CBC). Blood cancers can be detected with this test if there are very few or too many blood cells or abnormal cells found. A bone marrow biopsy can confirm the diagnosis of blood cancer.
A routine blood test is said to be the complete blood count or CBC that counts your red and white blood cells. At the same time, it will measure the level of haemoglobin and other components of blood. This test can help to know if you have an infection, anaemia and blood cancer.
A complete blood count helps in evaluating your overall health and discovers various disorders, such as infection, leukaemia and anaemia. A complete blood count test measures different components of your blood like haemoglobin which is the oxygen-based protein in red blood cells.
If the doctors think you have a viral infection, they will test your blood for the antibodies to that particular virus. Today’s blood tests can test for a single virus only at a time and the doctors should be aware ofabout which virus they’re looking for. This will help them to find the specific antibodies.
A complete blood count (CBC), full blood count (FBC), full blood exam (FBE) or complete blood cell count is the blood panel being requested by a doctor or other medical expert. It will give information about different cells in yourt blood like cell count for each type of blood cell and haemoglobin concentration.
There are 11 blood tests that help to detect an infection among which seven can determine virus or bacteria. This can be done in the laboratory with blood samples and requires about an hour. It has been found that the test could detect infection in the most accurate way and distinguish the exact cause behind.
There is actually no preparation needed for a full blood count. It can usually be done during anytime of the day. However, if the blood test is done for a blood count and other reasons like monitoring the level of cholesterol or glucose, then you will have to do fasting before.
The lab testing enables you to get the blood test done directly from the lab without a doctor’s recommendation. After the test is ordered, you will have to go to the nearest lab and give your blood sample. Thus, you can get the results within a few days.
If your doctor has not suggested for one or more blood tests, ask if you need to get them done. This includes – blood sugar test to know glucose level in the blood, lipid profile, Vitamin D test and thyroid stimulating hormone or TSH.
Here is a list of the most common blood tests that we practice at the Medical Express Clinic:
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Basic blood tests are used to determine the result of a particular health concern that you may have. For example, cholesterol blood testing is a basic blood test.
Yes. Tumour marker blood tests are diagnostic tools used to detect cancer, these include: S100, CA125, AFP and PSA/PCA3. These blood tests measures the amount of various types of blood cells in a sample of your blood. Cancers may be detected using this test if too many or too few of a type of blood cell or abnormal cells are found.
Bacterial infections such as Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Ureaplasma and Bacterial Vaginosis are diagnosed by analyzing a swab or urine culture in a laboratory. Viral infections such as HIV, Herpes, Syphilis, and Hepatitis are tested by analyzing a sample of your blood.
If your doctor performs blood tests duringat the routine check-up, this will help him to determine the condition of your body and diagnose various diseases like diabetes or heart disease which may not have obvious symptoms.
Currently, if doctors think you might have a viral infection, they test your blood for antibodies to that virus.
The prices of blood tests vary depending on the blood test itself. Please refer to this link to get a better idea of blood test costs. https://www.medicalexpressclinic.co.uk/private-blood-tests-pricing
Blood tests that you will likely need to fast for include:
The time it takes for these tests to result can vary. Our blood panels are received back within 24 hours, however the turnaround time for other tests can vary.