LABORATORY MEDICINE DEPARTMENT
Laboratory Medicine department at Amara Hospital supports clinicians by performing test services for diagnostic and therapeutic evaluations. The team constantly endeavours to support in offering the best treatment to their patients by providing them an extensive test panel and assurance of quality.
The Laboratory team consists of highly experienced physicians, technologists, medical technicians, phlebotomists, lab assistants, all working collaboratively. Amara’s good laboratory medicine practices and accurate results, assure treatment of patients with diligence and efficiency.
Laboratory specialty areas at Amara Hospital include:
• Clinical Biochemistry • Clinical Pathology • Hematology
The Clinical Biochemistry division provides comprehensive clinical laboratory
services in the vast area of Clinical Chemistry. Diseases like diabetes, heart
attacks, chronic kidney disease, fatty liver, can be diagnosed by the examination
of body fluids including blood & urine. The department carries out a range of
advanced tests such as HbA1c quantification based on Nephelometry principle
and a provision of POCT etc.
The team of professionals, including clinicians, laboratory technicians, technical
assistants and phlebotomists, is capable of furnishing the medical and scientific
expertise needed to deliver high precision results.
Highest Quality Control and Quality Assurance standards are strictly adhered to
in the lab.
The Department of Clinical Pathology supports the diagnosis of disease, using
laboratory testing of blood and other bodily fluids.
The department employs digitally equipped automated analyzer. A wide range of
point-of-care equipment is also available, to get specimen testing straight to the
Intensive Care Units and Operating Rooms.
The laboratory technicians and clinicians work in close coordination with Division of Clinical Biochemistry and Hematology, to deliver high quality, timely and affordable services.
The Hematology Department features state-of-the-art equipment, including
automated cell counters & coagulometers. It provides a wide range of services
for the diagnosis and treatment of blood disorders.
The lab has provision to diagnose several blood deficiencies, anaemia, and
clotting abnormalities. Comprehensive tests for the identification of bleeding
disorders and all types of hyper-coagulability disorders are also available.
The laboratory, with the team of clinicians, technicians and strong automation,
provides accurate, dependable results within a short period of time while
maintaining a high degree of quality control.
The Laboratory Medicine Department is well-equipped to diagnose the following:
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Heart Attack
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Assess functionality of Liver and Kidney
- Blood Disorder
- Bone Health
- Infectious Diseases
- Lipid Disorders
…and many more
Dr. Praveen CS