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Lipid Panel Test

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  • No referral required
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Service Details

About our urgent care lipid panel test

Typically, there are no symptoms of high cholesterol. To minimize any concerns, Nao Medical offers a test to check your cholesterol. A lipid panel is a simple blood test that determines your cholesterol levels. Cholesterol is a soft, sticky substance that exists throughout your body.

What is a lipid panel test used for?

Total cholesterol is made up of three components: good (HDL) cholesterol, bad (LDL) cholesterol, and triglycerides (a certain type of fat). A lipid panel test is necessary because cholesterol can block the arteries, resulting in stroke or heart disease. So make an appointment with Nao Medical right away to have yourself checked.

About our lab and testing service

With Nao Medical's lab and testing, you can either walk in or make an appointment ahead of time. You can visit our urgent care or walk-in medical clinics near you during operating hours. We're open seven days a week and closed only if NYS declares an emergency.

Before booking your appointment please note:

Ensure that your insurance benefits include urgent care or contact us to confirm if your individual/group insurance plan is eligible for use. Please dial 911 immediately if your medical problem appears to be life-threatening.
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FAQ

What does a lipid panel test for?

A lipid panel test is a group of blood tests that measures the amount of cholesterol, triglycerides, and other fats.

Is fasting required for lipid panels?

In most cases, doctors will recommend fasting for at least 10 hours before a lipid panel test.

What are lipids?

Lipids are fats or fat-like substances. Lipids in the body include fatty acids, oils, cholesterol, and waxes.

What causes lipid disorders?

If your body does not have enough enzymes to break down lipids, they may build up in the blood. Although lipids are important for cell health, too much of them may cause health issues.

Who should be screened for lipid disorders?

Men aged 35 years and up and women aged 45 and up are recommended to get screened for lipid disorders especially if they are at risk for coronary heart disease. 

Are urgent care centers open after hours?

Yes. Most of our urgent care centers are open after hours, making health care more accessible for all residents in NYC.

Should I make an appointment for urgent care?

Not necessarily. Most urgent cares accept walk-in patients. But if you want shorter wait times, you can book an appointment through phone or online.

How long does it take to receive blood test results?

Blood test results may take a few minutes to several days, depending on the type of blood test you get. The health care provider will inform you about when the results will be available and what to expect regarding the results.

Does insurance plan cover all urgent care services?

Most urgent care services are covered by insurance. Please contact your insurance plan provider directly for specific questions related to your coverage, deductible, & plan.

Can I go to urgent care without insurance?

Yes. If you need urgent care and you have no insurance, we offer affordable rates for all health care services we offer.

Why people love

At Nao Medical, we go the extra mile for our patients. When you or your loved one is unwell, we are a provider that you can trust to take the time to treat you with the attention and care you deserve.

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Verified Customer Reviews

  • June 10, 2022 6:28 pm

I’ve been to Nao Medical, I think, three times, and their staff is delightful. If you are in dire pain, they take you in as soon as possible, if not sooner. The offices and exam rooms are spotless. All of the medical staff is very knowledgeable, patient, and understanding. I highly recommend it.

- Stephanie

  • June 21, 2022 10:27 pm

Everything was great; the entire team was helpful, friendly, and professional

- Kassy

  • May 29, 2022 10:30 pm

I had no complaints when I went there. I was seen promptly, and all the staff was very nice!!

- Patricia

  • May 9, 2022 12:34 pm

Prompt and helpful service. The assistant and doctors were very pleasant and thorough.

- Tina

  • May 20, 2022 10:31 am

Your staff in Hicksville is amazing, kind, patient, and thorough!!! Thank your team for me!!!!

- Kathryn

  • June 22, 2022 9:57 pm

The staff and the doctors were all very kind and caring. I was very worried about my child’s health. I appreciate your clinic being open on Saturdays. This saved us a trip to the ER, which can be scary for a child. Thank you again!

- Mitchell

  • May 10, 2022 12:08 am

Services are performed well, very caring staff offers you immediate attention as soon as possible.

- Rose

  • May 12, 2022 11:33 pm

Timely, efficient, very professional, very pleased with the service.

- William

  • May 19, 2022 11:31 am

The doctor on staff was awesome. She was friendly and a genuine person. I wish more doctors had a personality and empathy like that.

- John

  • May 16, 2022 11:59 am

Amazing customer service. Always able to see a doctor in a timely manner. The staff is always courteous and professional. I will definitely be returning to this location.

- Aneika

  • May 26, 2022 12:28 pm

I was able to get timely and proper service when I needed it most. 5-stars all around.

- Mahendra

  • June 22, 2022 10:30 am

I would like to thank a receptionist for being beyond kind and helpful. I came this Saturday morning, and she was the only one at the desk. Thank you so much for being a beautiful positive person. All the staff was also excellent.

- Yasmina

  • June 26, 2022 10:28 am

I’m impressed with the service from the nurse, physician & doctor, and the very lovely & friendly

- Fatimazahr

  • May 22, 2022 10:30 pm

The service was excellent. I felt very comfortable despite it being my first visit. I would come back here again.

- Erika

  • May 15, 2022 11:28 am

Excellent service: respected and loved by all. Thank you for a fantastic experience. I would always recommend Nao Medical. Thank you.

- Richard

  • May 22, 2022 12:30 pm

My daughter came in with stomach pain, and your doctor was able to diagnose that she probably had appendicitis. I took her to the emergency room, and she did have to have her appendix removed. Thank you so much for your help.

- Christa

  • June 2, 2022 1:29 am

Very pleased with the service. The staff was very courteous and professional.

- Todd

  • May 18, 2022 9:32 pm

My visits have been fantastic both times I’ve gone. The woman at the front desk was courteous and professional, and prompt. The nurse was excellent. Same treatment as the front desk and the smoothest phlebotomist going. The doctor was great, calm, thorough, polite, and knowledgeable. I wish he were my GP. Overall? 11 out of 10.

- Norman

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