Diagnostic lab in Conroe, Texas
The medical diagnostic laboratories at HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe offer a variety of high-quality screenings and tests—from heart rhythm evaluations, to kidney screenings.
For more information about our diagnostic laboratory services, please call (936) 539-1111.
We realize coming into the hospital for diagnostic tests can cause anxiety or stress for you and your family. Our team is committed to supporting you, and we strive to make your experience in our lab as comfortable and convenient as possible.
With advanced medical technology and an expert staff, our medical lab in Conroe, Texas is able to return test results quickly and get essential information about your health to your healthcare provider.
HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe's electrophysiology lab diagnoses, pinpoints and treats problem areas related to the heart’s electrical system. At our lab, cardiac electrophysiologists use the latest, most advanced equipment—including 3D mapping—to detect complex heart rhythm disorders, such as:
- Atrial fibrillation and/or supraventricular tachycardia
- Atrial flutter
- Ventricular tachycardia
- AV-nodal reentrant tachycardia
- Cardiac arrest
The electrophysiology lab is also used for diagnostic studies, like catheter ablations, and device implantation for pacemakers, defibrillators and resynchronization therapy devices.
Cardiac catheterization lab
The cardiac catheterization lab (cath lab) performs a variety of diagnostic heart tests, as well as interventional procedures, like angioplasties.
Visit our heart imaging page for more information about our cardiac cath lab.
The vascular lab at HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe performs a range of tests to evaluate how well blood flows through the arteries.
Visit our cardiology page to learn more about the vascular lab.
A nuclear medicine study involves the injection of a small amount of radioactive isotopes to find and treat diseases. (Some nuclear medicine studies require advance preparation due to the isotopes.) Unlike other techniques, nuclear medicine looks at both the physiology and the anatomy of the body.
The nuclear medicine department at HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe offers excellent diagnostic care for a variety of conditions, including:
- Heart disease
- Brain disorders such as Parkinson’s disease
- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Lung disorders
- Bone disorders
- Thyroid disorders
- Kidney disorders
Diagnostics and laboratory at HCA Houston Healthcare
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