* Participate in your healthcare
Arriving at your doctor's
office with test results in hand and an understanding
of those results will save time and allow for a more in-depth
discussion of specific concerns.
* Obtain Peace of
"Normal" test results
are significant. Your tests can help establish your "baseline"
for future monitoring and to give you general information
about your health. In addition, if you have made lifestyle
changes to improve your health, you will want to know
if your efforts have been successful!
* Maintain Privacy
- no one else will see your test results!
MD Lab Services™ takes your
right to privacy very seriously. Unless Private
MD Lab Services™ has your permission
or is required by law to release results to someone else
(as in the case of some communicable diseases that have
to be reported to the state department of health), only
Private MD Lab Services™,
their laboratory's professional staff and your medical
consultants will see your results.
* Save money on
Prior to having blood tests
related to insurance applications, verify that your laboratory
profile is in the optimal ranges-if suboptimal, correct
abnormalities like cholesterol, triglycerides or glucose
prior to submission of official samples.
* Maintain an excellent
Unfortunately, lab tests ordered
by your physician become part of your permanent medical
record and you may be forced to disclose it in certain
circumstances-change in job, application for life, health
and disability insurance and for other important life
events. If known, many lab markers for future health concerns
can be modified by simple lifestyle changes. Once optimized,
your lab profile can become an aid instead of a hindrance
in your permanent medical record.