Diagnostics testing at LewisGale Hospital Montgomery
Diagnostics and lab testing give physicians the tools to accurately diagnose and treat you, so you can get back to what matters. Visit LewisGale Hospital Montgomery in Montgomery County, Virginia, for your lab testing needs.
For more information about our diagnostics and lab, call our Consult-A-Nurse® line at (877) 242-2362.
Diagnostic laboratory services
LewisGale Hospital Montgomery has an inpatient lab for patients staying overnight in the hospital and an outpatient lab for incoming appointments throughout the day. The outpatient diagnostic lab collects specimen and blood samples for pathology or toxicology results, which your referring physician uses for diagnosis and treatment.
Additional screening and testing, like DEXA scans or mammograms, is offered by our imaging services unit.
Scheduling a diagnostic lab appointment
The outpatient lab is open Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 7pm. Outpatient scheduling is done through a participating provider, like your primary care physician.
Coming to the outpatient clinical laboratory
The outpatient diagnostics and laboratory unit is located within LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, on the first floor near the ER. After entering through the main hospital entrance and signing in at the front desk, you will be directed to the lab. Free parking is available outside the hospital entrance.
Diagnostics and laboratory at LewisGale Regional Health System
Diagnostic and laboratory testing are used to help diagnose and further understand patient conditions. Diagnostic testing occurs when physicians require more information for evaluation and/or diagnosis of a patient. Examples of laboratory tests include biopsies, blood tests and urine samples, among others.Learn about Diagnostics and laboratory