Medical laboratories provide testing on clinical specimens to obtain information about the health of a patient to diagnose, treat, and prevent disease.
Cayman has the latest equipment and fully qualified doctors as well as technicians who perform blood analysis (glucose, cholesterol and HIV testing, DNA tests and others), urinalysis, CT scans, MRIs, X-rays, bone density, digital mammography, echocardiograms, stress tests and thallium scans.
All three hospitals on-Island house medical laboratories. In addition to the hospital-based laboratories, there are also stand-alone and clinic-based private medical laboratories in Grand Cayman. These include the following:
Cayman Islands Hospital
A modern 124-bed hospital, in George Town, encompassing 139,066sq ft on two storeys and is the principal health care facility in Cayman.