Testing Kits

Dr. Lisa says that at-home pregnancy tests are just as accurate as the ones administered in the doctor’s office. The urine test measures human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), a hormone produced during pregnancy.

Cholesterol levels can be used as an indicator of heart health. Plastic surgeon Dr. Drew Ordon demonstrates how an at-home cholesterol test works.

Ear infections are the number one reason for emergency room visits for children. Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears and plastic surgeon Dr. Drew Ordon demonstrate how an ear infection forms and how to determine if your child has one.

Two known risk factors for breast cancer are the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, which, when mutated, can fail to suppress the growth of tumors. Doctors can perform a blood test to detect BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene in both men and women.