Testing in Baton Rouge
Whether a doctor has requested that you get an electrolyte panel done, or you just want to check on your health
status, we can help. This test is available at our labs in Baton
Rouge and surrounding areas.
This test is used to measure the levels of electrolytes and
carbon dioxide in your blood. You may be familiar with the
electrolytes, because they are often found in sports drinks.
They are minerals such as sodium or potassium that replenish
your body's water and electrolyte levels after water loss
(through exercise or illness). These minerals keep your body
fluids in balance, and help with body and brain function.
This test may be ordered by your doctor as part of a routine
health checkup, or to diagnose medical conditions. They are also
given to find out if any medicine that you have taken has
changed your electrolyte levels.
The electrolyte panel measures blood levels of the following:
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To have this test
done, please stop by any of the three lab locations listed
below. You don't need to schedule an appointment. For most
tests, results are available the same day. Visit
our locations page for driving
directions to the lab nearest you, or call 225-389-5020 for more
isn't required, but call us to find out if your health plan will
cover this test. Other questions? You can also use the easy
contact form to the right, or email us at
4336 North Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
8:30AM - 4:00PM
510 S. Burnside
Gonzales, LA 70737
8:30AM - Noon
8369 Florida Blvd, Suite 6
Denham Springs, LA 70726
7:30AM - 1:00PM
• No Dr. Orders Required
• No Insurance Needed
• No Appointment Necessary
• Done Locally (Not
• Same Day Results Most