Physician Office Laboratory – For Podiatrists

MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICSPhysician Office Laboratory - For Podiatrists

In-office RT-PCR testing provides fast turn around times giving your patients the best care possible.

The use of molecular methods in microbiology have changed the way we perform cultures. The use of RT-PCR vs traditional culture provides faster turn around times, which allows you to treat your patients sooner.

Native Lab Services provides the expertise to help create on-site laboratories. As your partner, we align our turn-key lab solutions with your practice, so you can leverage the benefits from handling state-of-the-art molecular-based testing. We guide you in establishing lab protocols and obtaining molecular panels and assays so you can soon be testing on-site. Additionally, our experts can assist in configuring TaqMan® cards or OpenArray™ plates to increase target count while decreasing costs per sample.

Revenue Management – GROW YOUR BUSINESS

Our podiatry lab solutions can help enhance revenue and keep more of it in-house. Aside from maximizing billing and revenue for your practice, you may also save costs and time by eliminating the need to send your specimens to a reference laboratory.

Patient Benefit – EXPERT GUIDANCE

Your focus is to improve patient care, and we are here to help. When you leverage your on-site molecular laboratory, patients benefit from faster sample turnaround times and streamlined reporting access, to aid in the diagnosis and management of infection.

Physician-Owned – ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Keep your business—yours. To grow and expand your practice we help create a laboratory that you own. Your physician’s office and staff control and operate the laboratory 100%. Where NLS assumes no lab ownership, we take pride in working together over the life of the contract to ensure your lab is a success.

Podiatry panels available:


Molecular identification of pathogenic fungal strains allows for more in-depth examination resulting in better informed personalized treatments.


Molecular diagnostics can detect pathogens and antibiotic resistance markers, allowing personalized medicine methods for wound care.

Any of the panels can be customized for your patient’s care.