LABORATORY TESTING

Understanding Your Tests

Freeport Medical Centre has formed a strategic partnership with the largest and most recognized laboratory in Trinidad and Tobago, Victoria Laboratories Limited (Victoria Labs). Victoria Laboratories Limited (formally Vic Lab Limited) was first established in 1963 with the vision of delivering the highest quality of clinical testing and customer care. With a network of six (6) patient service centers and three full fledge laboratory stations, VLL provides services to over 100,000 clients annually.

Some of the reliable services Freeport Medical Centre conducts in conjunction with Victoria Laboratories Limited are :

Urine Testing

A urine test checks different components of urine, a waste product made by the kidneys. A regular urine test may be done to help find the cause of symptoms. The test can give information about your health and problems you may have.Read More »

Drug Testing

A drug test is a technical analysis of a biological specimen, for example urine, hair, blood, breath air, sweat, or oral fluid / saliva – to determine the presence or absence of specified parent drugs or their metabolites. Major applications of drug testing…Read More »

Blood Testing

Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC), is a diagnostic procedure used to investigate superficial (just under the skin) lumps or masses. In this technique, a thin, hollow needle is inserted into the mass for sampling of cells that, after being stained…Read More »

Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology

Fine-Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC), is a diagnostic procedure used to investigate superficial (just under the skin) lumps or masses. In this technique, a thin, hollow needle is inserted into the mass for sampling of cells that…Read More »