Blood Glucose Test
Receive a Blood Glucose Test at Lifeline Urgent Care in Houston, TX
A blood glucose test is performed to measure the amount of sugar in the blood. It may be recommended as part of an annual physical, to help diagnose diabetes in individuals who are displaying symptoms, or used as a tool to manage blood sugar in patients who have already been diagnosed with diabetes. If you need a professional blood glucose test, turn to Lifeline Urgent Care. Our walk-in clinics in Houston, Texas, are equipped with clinical labs to provide many testing services onsite, including blood sugar tests.
Do I need a blood glucose test?
Only your doctor can determine if blood glucose testing is necessary. However, it may be a good idea to visit Lifeline Urgent Care if you have risk factors for diabetes, such as obesity, high blood pressure, or a family history of the disease. It’s also wise to seek medical care if you are experiencing diabetes symptoms, including:
Frequent thirst and increased urination
A blood glucose test may also be recommended if you have signs of low blood sugar, such as excess sweating, nervousness, confusion, and trembling.
Visit us today
To speak with a board-certified physician about blood glucose testing or any of our other blood tests and onsite diagnostic services, contact Lifeline Urgent Care or simply stop by when it’s convenient for your busy schedule. Our sleek and modern centers in the Houston area are open every day and do not require appointments. What’s more, we offer affordable rates, accept most major health insurance plans, and offer a money-saving membership plan to self-pay patients.
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