Please review the following for information regarding COVID-19 testing and our current office protocol.
Do I have to wear a mask in the clinic?
As of now, we are requiring a mask to be worn by every person in the clinic due to the Louisiana mask mandate.
What are the symptoms associated with COVID-19?
Information regarding COVID-19 is constantly changing. As of now, the most common symptoms are fever, cough, body aches, shortness of breath, and loss of taste and/or smell.
Do you have the rapid COVID-19 tests available?
Yes, we currently have rapid COVID-19 tests available in-clinic. Pending your insurance verification, you may have a fee associated with the rapid COVID-19 test in-clinic.
Do you have the capability to test for COVID-19 antibodies?
Yes, we do have the capabilities to test for COVID-19 antibodies, however, the labs are drawn at our local laboratories. Orders are given at the time of visit.
Do you have the COVID-19 swab?
Yes, we do have the COVID-19 swab. We have rapid COVID-19 testing, as well as PCR testing which is sent to our local laboratories for processing.
How long does it take for a COVID-19 test to be resulted?
Rapid COVID-19 swabs take 15 minutes for results. PCR tests sent off to local laboratories take anywhere from 1-3 days for results to be sent to our clinic once the lab receives your swab. As soon as we receive the results, you will be contacted with the results.