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Pharmacy Services

Private Blood Testing

A private blood test can help address health concerns or if you are feeling particularly tired or run down.

A private blood test can help address health concerns or if you are feeling particularly tired or run down.

Get peace of mind with our Private Blood Testing Service

Are you worried about your health? Feeling particularly tired or run down but don’t want to wait weeks for a doctor’s appointment? 

We offer a private blood testing service through our partners at CityDoc. This allows you to address your health concerns and get answers without needing to wait weeks for a doctor’s appointment. It’s quick, efficient and trustworthy. 

Visit your local Whitworth Pharmacy or give us a ring to find out more.

Whatever your health concern, we offer the private blood test you need. This includes (but is not limited to) the following: 

  • Haematology profiles: including full blood count, B12/Folate and Anaemia profile. 

  • Biochemistry profiles: including C-reactive protein, liver function and diabetic screen. 

  • Essential health profiles: including Well Man and Well Woman.

  • Hormone profiles: including cortisol, oestrogen, FSH (menopause) and thyroid function.

  • Cardiovascular risk: including cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL cholesterol and LDL cholesterol.

  • Male profiles: including Erectile Dysfunction and prostate screen. 

  • Female profiles: including Female Hormone Profile, pregnancy test and FSH (menopause).

  • Immunity profiles: including chickenpox, rubella, mumps and measles.

  • Drug abuse screens 

  • Allergy profiles: including cow’s milk, eggs, soy, peanut, grass, dust mite, latex, fish.

The private blood tests are for those over the age of 18 only.

  • Step 1: Make your appointment.
    Pop into your Whitworth pharmacy to make an appointment.

    Step 2: Have your blood test.
    You’ll be taken to a private consultation room where you’ll be made comfortable. The medical professional will explain what to expect if you have never had a blood test before and you will be told when you can expect your results. 

    Step 3: Get your results.
    Simply phone the number you were given to get your results. If you received any abnormal results, a member of the medical team will advise you on what to do next. We will also send you a copy of your results via email if required.

  • 1. How much do the private blood tests cost?
    Fees vary for the blood tests, depending on what you are testing for. Speak to a member of the Whitworth team for more information. 

    2. Do I need a referral from my doctor for a private blood test?
    No, you do not need to be referred. 

    3. Do I need to fast before I have my blood tests?
    Certain blood tests require you to fast beforehand. Please visit the CityDoc website for further information.

If you’re feeling particularly run down or worried about your health, a blood test can get to the bottom of what’s causing it. Our full range of private blood tests are available without a doctor’s referral. Call Whitworth Pharmacy today to find out more.