Our Services

Allergen immunization

In many cases when you get a vaccine, you get a tiny amount of a weakened or dead form of the organism that causes the disease. Though not enough...

Angioplasty

Angioplasty and related techniques are known as percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Angioplasty is a procedure in which a narrowed section of...

Antenatal care

Antenatal checkups are very important to monitor the progress of your pregnancy.

Audiometry

A hearing (audiometric) test is part of an ear examination that evaluates a person's ability to hear by measuring the ability of sound to reach the...

Blood glucose, monitoring

Blood glucose monitoring refers to the ongoing measurement of blood sugar (glucose). Monitoring can be done at any time using a portable device...

Cerumen removal

Recommended earwax removal options include wax-dissolving agents, irrigation or ear syringing, and manual removal with special instrument or...

Colposcopy

A colposcopy is usually done to look at the vagina and cervix when the result of a Pap test is abnormal. A special magnifying devise (colposcope)...

Complete blood count (CBC)

A complete blood count (CBC) gives important information about the kinds and numbers of cells in the blood, especially red blood cells, white blood...

Flu shot

The flu shot is a vaccine that contains a killed form of three flu viruses. The vaccine causes your immune system to make antibodies. If you are...

Fracture repair

Fracture repair is surgery to fix a broken bone using plates, nails, screws or pins.

Gynecologic surgery

Surgery is used to treat many gynecologic cancers including uterine, ovarian and cervical cancers. Surgeries for gynecologic cancers include...

Immunizations

In many cases when you get a vaccine, you get a tiny amount of a weakened or dead form of the organism that causes the disease. Though not...

Laboratory services

At Providence Laboratory Services, we have the equipment and staff to quickly and skillfully process the diagnostic tests your doctor has...

Lipid profile (cholesterol and triglycerides)

Cholesterol and triglyceride tests are blood tests that measure the total amount of fatty substances (cholesterol and triglycerides) in the blood....

Liver function panel

A liver (hepatic) function panel is a blood test to check how well the liver is working. This test measures the blood levels of total protein,...

Metabolic panel

A comprehensive metabolic panel is a blood test that measures your sugar (glucose) level, electrolyte and fluid balance, kidney function, and liver...

myProvidence

myProvidence was created to help you manage your health and your medical care online. 

Nail clippings

Nail clippings are used in the diagnosis of a number of nail conditions.

Nail removal

Nail removal is a form of treatment that is sometimes necessary fo severe or recurrent fungal nail infections.

Nebulizer

A nebulizer is a device used to administer medicine in the form of a mist into the lungs. If you have difficulty using an asthma inhaler, visit...

Pacemaker implant

A pacemaker can be used to replace the function of the natural pacemaker of the heart when the heart is beating too slowly. A pacemaker is a...

Pap

A Pap test is done to look for changes in the cells of the cervix . During a Pap test, a small sample of cells from the surface of the cervix is...

Patch testing

Patch testing is a way of identifying whether a substance that comes in contact with the skin is causing inflammation of the skin (contact...

Patient-centered Medical Home

A patient-centered medical home is a team approach to providing health care. The patient-centered medical home maintains a centralized,...

Pelvic health-bowel difficulties therapy

Men, women and children can suffer from difficulties with bowel function. Whether it is struggling with chronic constipation or having episodes of...

Pelvic health-continence therapy, female

Loss of bladder control (urinary incontinence) is very common in women. In fact, one out of every four women sometimes has trouble with bladder...

Pelvic health-continence therapy, male

Loss of bladder control may occur in men for a number of reasons, but is most often associated with surgery performed on the prostate gland. Men...

Pelvic health-pelvic organ prolapse therapy

Many women experience a feeling of heaviness, pressure or fullness in their pelvis from loss of support to the uterus, bladder or rectum. This loss...

Pelvic health-pelvic pain therapy, female

Pelvic pain is a serious problem for many women, particularly those of childbearing age. It may be caused by childbirth, poor posture, surgery,...

Pelvic health-pelvic pain therapy, male

Men can experience pelvic pain for a number of reasons. It is not uncommon for males to experience pain with bladder, bowel or sexual function...

Pharmacologic nuclear scan

This is a test in which you receive an IV infusion of a medication to exercise your heart. Your heart rate, blood pressure and ECG are monitored...

Physical and laboratory evaluation

A mental health assessment may include a physical exam. Your doctor will review your past medical history, as well as that of your family members,...

Pneumonia shot

The pneumonia vaccine for adults (PPV) protects against 23 types of pneumonia.

Post-op follow-up

A post-operative follow-up are additional appointments set up during your recovery period, typically after surgery. After a procedure, your...

Postpartum support

During the first weeks after giving birth, called the postpartum period, your body begins to heal and adjust to not being pregnant. It's easy to...

Prenatal support

Pregnancy brings many feelings and questions— we’re here for you. You may have special needs and be unsure how to find ways to address those needs....

Prescription medications

There are many types of prescription medicines used to treat many medical problems. Your doctor and your pharmacist are your best sources to learn...

Primary medical care

A primary care physician, such as a family medicine doctor or an internist, who knows and understands your needs can be your most valuable health partner. 

Prostate-specific antigen (PSA)

A prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test measures the amount of prostate-specific antigen in the blood. PSA is released into a man's blood by his...

Routine gynecology

Take care of yourself. Every woman deserves the specialized attention that a women’s healthcare professional provides. From adolescence through the...

Specialty medical care

Medical specialists are doctors who have completed advanced education and clinical training in a specific area of medicine (their specialty area).

Stent

A stent is a small, coiled wire-mesh tube that can be inserted into a blood vessel and expanded using a small balloon during a procedure called...

Sunscreens

Sunscreens are lotions that are used to protects your skin from harmful UV rays. Skin cancer can often be prevented by avoiding overexposure to the...

Tobacco counseling

Ready to quit smoking? We can help.

Tympanometry

Tympanometry tests the movement of the eardrum when an ear infection or other middle ear problem is suspected.

Ultrasound

Ultrasound is a test that uses reflected sound waves to produce an image of organs and other structures in the body. It does not use X-rays or...

Urine sample or culture (US)

A urine test checks different components of urine, a waste product made by the kidneys. A regular urine test may be done to help find the cause of...

Venipuncture

Venipuncture is the collection of blood from a vein, usually for laboratory testing.

Vulvar lesion excision

Surgery is the most common treatment for cancer of the vulva. The goal of surgery is to remove all the cancer without any loss of the woman's...

Wart treatment

The goal of wart treatment is to destroy or remove the wart without creating scar tissue, which can be more painful than the wart itself. How a...

Welcome to Medicare exam

Medicare covers a one-time preventive physical exam within the first 12 months that you have Part B.

Well adult exam

Your health care provider will check your general health, look into conditions that you report symptoms for and may screen you for other diseases...

Well child check

During a well-child visit, a doctor examines your child and asks you questions about your child's development and behavior. Immunizations also are...