Clinical Laboratory

The Laboratory Centre at The Olive Sacred Heart Hospital is one of its kinds in the entire GCC area. It is fully equipped with the latest technologies to perform the most advanced and complicated tests and screenings. It consists of the following departments and units:

Clinical Biochemistry (Clinical Chemistry) Department

This automated laboratory performs a wide range of biochemical tests and screening of profiles. Among the services provided are specialized testing for a wide range of specimen and lipids that are diagnostic for various metabolic diseases.

The department uses:

Instrument: ARCHITECT C 8200 Analyzer

  • Diabetic profiles
  • Renal Function Tests
  • Liver Function Tests
  • Enzymes and Isoenzymes
  • Lipid Profiles
  • Cardiac Profile Tests
  • Electrolytes and other Minerals etc

Instrument: Bio Rad – D 10 Hemoglobin Testing System

  • Diabetic Screening
  • Thalassemia Screening
  • Hemoglobin Electrophoresis

Immuno Chemistry

The department uses:

Instrument: Abbott AXSYM and IMX Abbott automated Immuno Assay Analyzer

  • Thyroid profile
  • Infertility Profile (male and Female)/Pregnancy
  • Cardiac Bio Markers
  • Hepatic Screening
  • Cancer and Tumor Markers
  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Chemical Toxicology
  • Infectious Disease Profile
  • Vitamins

Instrument: IMMAGE Beckman Coulter Immunochemistry System