TB Testing

Testing Schedule (Walk-in only):

Testing is done during the following business hours on:

MOnday Monday : 8 - 11 a.m.
Tuesday Tuesday: 8 - 11 a.m.
Wednesday Wednesday: 9:15 - 11 a.m.
Friday Fridays: 8 - 11 a.m.
 

*TB testing services are not available on Thursdays

What should I expect?

The TB skin test, or Mantoux tuberculin skin test is used for the detection of an infection by M.tuberculosisA positive TB skin test only tells the provider that the patient has been infected with the TB bacterium. If a person tests positive for TB, other tests are required to determine if a person has a latent TB infection, or TB disease. For more information click here.


For the first office visit you will receive a test, wait 48 - 72 hours, then have your test read