When a physician orders lab work for you or a member of your family, reliability and convenience are key. You can trust Sarasota Memorial Laboratory Services for the highest quality cost-effective testing conducted by skilled professionals who are dedicated to providing fast, accurate results.
Our phlebotomists are specially trained and certified to perform your tests with technical precision and attention to detail. You'll find them to be courteous and professional, as well as respectful of your time.
Board-certified pathologists and medical technologists/technicians work within our laboratory to serve the needs of every patient by ensuring the integrity of every test and delivery of rapid results to physicians and providers.
Sarasota Memorial Lab Services offers seven convenient locations throughout Sarasota, Manatee and North Port where you can walk in with your doctor’s order and have your testing done with little or no waiting. Click on the Locations/Hours link to find the Sarasota Memorial Laboratory closest to you. Phone numbers and hours of operation are also included for your reference.
Our labs are the primary service provider for the entire Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, which is consistently recognized as one of America’s Safest Hospitals by forbes.com. Because we are part of Sarasota Memorial, we are equally dedicated to patient safety at every level.
In addition to serving tens of thousands of hospital patients and outpatients each year, we are the laboratory of choice for hundreds of physicians, nurses, and other medical professionals throughout the region. We also serve assisted living facilities and nursing homes, homebound patients, and home health care providers.
The following is a snapshot of the lab services we provide:
- Biochemistry (including endocrinology and therapeutic drug monitoring)
- Immunohematology/transfusion services
Making Your Lab Visit Easier
Our goal is to make your lab visit as easy as possible so you can get back to your day. Here are some helpful tips to facilitate your visit:
- Remember to bring your doctor’s test order to the lab.
- Be sure you bring your current insurance card.
- Wear sleeves that easily roll up.
- Well in advance of your lab visit, always check withy your doctor about fasting or other requirements.
- Remember to allow up to four hours for a glucose tolerance test.
Our friendly and helpful Customer Service Center stands ready to assist you with personalized attention which will guide you through any questions you may have concerning our services. To contact Customer Service, please call 941-917-1350 (option 5) or toll free, 866-747-0395 (option 5).
Premier Affiliations & Credentials
Sarasota Memorial Lab Services uses Mayo Medical Laboratories (MML) for specialized testing needs. MML is the reference lab for Mayo Clinic, a distinguished leader in the field of esoteric testing.
Our lab is committed to maintaining the highest industry standards is approved by The Joint Commission, the College of American Pathologists, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, and many other highly regarded health organizations. To reference our long list of credentials, click here.