If you are asked to bring in a specimen please do so before 11:00am Monday to Friday, as they are collected and taken to St. George's Hospital.
If the doctor or the Practice Nurse asks you to have a blood test you can go to any of the following clinic (No Appointments Necessary):
|St. John's Therapy Centre (SW11 1SW)||Monday - Thursday (08:00 - 16:45)|
|Queen Mary's Hospital Roehampton (SW15 5PN||Monday - Friday (08:30 - 16:45)|
|The Nelson Health Centre (SW20 8DA)||Monday - Friday (08:00 - 19:30) Saturday (08:00 - 13:30)|
|(Over 16 Only) Balham Park Surgery (SW17 7AW)||Monday - Friday (09:45 - 14:00) Saturday (09:00 - 11:00)|
|(Over 16 Only) Balham Health Centre (SW12 9HS)||Monday - Friday (08:30 - 12:15) Saturday (09:00 - 12:00)|
|St. George's Hospital - Dragon Centre (SW17 0QT)||Monday - Thursday (09:00 - 12:45 and 14:00 - 16:00)|
|St. John's Therapy Centre (SW11 1SW)||Friday (08:00 - 12:45 and 13:30 - 16:00)|
|(Over 7 Years Old) The Nelson Health Centre (SW20 8DA)||Monday - Friday (08:00 - 19:30) Saturday (08:00 - 13:30)|
No appointments necessary.
If you have been asked to go FASTING, you need to attend in the morning, having had nothing to eat from midnight the night before. You may have a drink of water on the morning of the blood test, but not tea, coffee, fruit juice etc.
- Smear test results take about 6 weeks to 8 weeks.
- Blood test results are usually available within 1 week.
- X-rays and Ultrasound results takes about 10 days.