Lab Testing Specialist

Cory A. Waldman, MD

Internist & Cardiologist located in Beverly Hills, CA

Lab Testing is often needed to determine what type of medical issues a patient is having. Internal medicine and cardiology physician Dr. Cory A. Waldman gives Beverly Hills, CA patients the customized tests they need.

Lab Testing

How is a Lab Test Performed?

Dr. Waldman will order lab tests when they are needed to make a proper diagnosis or to confirm a diagnosis. Dr. Waldman offers full-service concierge care in the areas of both internal medicine and cardiology, and he can have sample drawn in the offices whenever they are needed. By quickly taking the samples and having the tests processed promptly, the patient gets the information that they need as quickly as possible. During the sample collection, patients will always be made as comfortable as possible. Samples are only obtained by a trained professional in the medical field. Dr. Waldman and his staff respect the patient's time and make the sample collection process as fast and simple as possible.

What Type of Lab Tests Are Available?

Dr. Waldman offers lab services of all types for his patients. Some of the many tests available include blood glucose tests, lipid profiles (cholesterol tests,) liver panels, thyroid panels, urinalysis, and a wide variety of other lab tests. Dr. Waldman will order only the tests that are truly needed.

Are Lab Tests Included in Concierge Care Fees?

The exact coverage for Dr. Waldman's concierge care plan depends on the level of care chosen by the patient. In some cases, only basic checkups are covered while other plans have far more extensive coverage. Lab tests are usually separate from the doctor visit, but it's always best to check with the staff to be sure about the price and the coverage.

How Long Does it Take to Get Test Results?

The time for test results can vary based upon the test being done. Some tests require more analysis while others will yield immediate answers. Dr. Waldman and his staff make every effort to get the test results to the patient as soon as they possibly can.

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

Dr. Waldman is in-network for Blue Shield and Blue Cross PPO Prudent Buyer Plans, and Medicare. All other insurances accepted, however, out-of-network fees, co-pays, and deductibles will apply. Please contact your insurer if you have any questions about whether or not Dr. Waldman is an in-network provider.

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