Our Laboratory Services

Laboratory Services

Choosing a pediatrician is one of the most important decisions a parent can make. When you bring your child to NxT Step Pediatrics, you can rest assured your child will receive top-quality and compassionate medical care from Dr. Okammor and our team.

We are pleased to offer a variety of pediatric laboratory services on-site, which allows us to test for common illnesses and conditions in children of all ages. This helps expedite diagnostic information for your child's care conveniently, without having to go to another facility for testing.

Keep reading to learn more about our laboratory services for children, and get in touch with us today to arrange an appointment.

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Pediatric Laboratory Services in Frisco, TX

At NxT Step Pediatrics, we provide pediatric laboratory services for newborns to teenagers. We offer these services to help diagnose and treat a variety of conditions in children, and as a means to guide preventative care as your child grows and develops through each stage of their youth. Our pediatric clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment and innovative diagnostic technology to help us carefully and accurately examine, diagnose, and treat your child with the utmost care and compassion.


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Our Pediatric Lab Tests Include:

  • Newborn Screening

  • Testing for Jaundice

  • Blood Count

  • Blood Glucose

  • Cholesterol Level Testing in the Blood (Fasting and Non-Fasting)

  • Urine Testing (Including Pregnancy Testing)

  • Stool Testing (Parasites, Bacteria, and Yeast)

  • Strep Tests

  • Flu Tests

  • RSV Testing

  • And More

If you think your child requires a lab test that is not included on the list above, please contact us to find out how we can help.


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Common Reasons for Laboratory Testing in Children

There are a number of reasons why your doctor may order laboratory testing, some of which include:

  • To screen for genetic conditions or birth defects

  • To check for infections, such as the flu, strep throat, or Covid

  • To monitor a child's health and development

  • To diagnose and treat illnesses

  • To evaluate a child's response to treatment for an illness or condition


Contact Your Trusted Pediatrician in Frisco, TX

If you would like to learn more about any of our other services including pediatric services, get in touch with NxT Step Pediatrics today!


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