Our medical laboratory team at Catalyst Medical Group is dedicated to providing accurate and comprehensive testing solutions to support your healthcare needs.

Medical lab testing plays a crucial role in diagnosing and monitoring various health conditions, helping doctors make informed decisions about your treatment. At Catalyst Medical Group, our Valley Medical Center location offers on-site blood and urine testing, two fundamental types of medical tests that offer valuable insights into your overall health.

Lab Location & Hours

Valley Medical Center
2315 8th Street, Lewiston, ID 83501

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

About Blood Testing

Blood tests are essential tools for evaluating your overall health and detecting a wide range of disorders. Some common blood tests include:

  • Complete Blood Count (CBC): This test measures different components of the blood, including red and white blood cells. CBC helps diagnose anemia, infections, and other disorders.
  • Lipid Profile: This test assesses your cholesterol levels, including low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol. Monitoring lipid levels is vital for heart health.
  • Blood Glucose Test: This test measures your blood sugar levels and is crucial for diagnosing diabetes and monitoring glucose control in diabetic patients.
  • Thyroid Function Tests: These tests evaluate the thyroid gland's performance, helping diagnose thyroid disorders such as hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism.

About Urine Testing (Urinalysis) 

Urine tests provide valuable information about your kidney function, hydration status, and the presence of various substances in your body. Common urine tests include:

  • Urinalysis: This test assesses the physical and chemical properties of your urine, detecting abnormalities such as urinary tract infections, kidney diseases, or diabetes.
  • Drug Testing: Urine tests are often used to screen for the presence of drugs or their metabolites in the body, aiding in substance abuse detection and monitoring.
  • Microscopic Urinalysis: This detailed examination of urine under a microscope helps identify specific cells, crystals, or other substances that may indicate kidney stones, urinary tract infections, or other conditions.

If you are experiencing symptoms such as unexplained fatigue, frequent infections, changes in urination patterns, or any other health concerns, it is essential to consult your healthcare provider. Timely and accurate medical lab testing can provide valuable information for an accurate diagnosis and personalized treatment plan.

At Catalyst Medical Group, we are committed to delivering reliable results and exceptional care. To have your medical lab tests done at our facility, please walk into our Valley Medical Center location at the hours listed below. We are conveniently open after hours and on weekends when it works best for you. No appointment is necessary, and our friendly staff is ready to assist you. For further assistance, please call (208) 746-1383

Why Choose Catalyst Medical Group?

At Catalyst Medical Group, our specialty-trained providers are proud to serve our community and offer lab services to patients through our Valley Medical Center office in Lewiston. Our lab team members have completed additional training, specifically in accurately delivering lab testing. With this advanced training, our phlebotomists and lab technicians have the experience and expertise to properly draw your labs so your provider can provide the best diagnosis and care to address your needs.

Our lab services at Catalyst Medical Group are available at Valley Medical Center on a walk-in only basis. Our lab services are also available for patients outside of Catalyst Medical Group. If you have any other questions, please call (208) 746-1383.