You will be given the option of booking either a Covid-19 Antibody test or ordering the PCR throat swab home testing kit. Please carefully read the differences in these tests below and contact us if you would like further information.
These tests are only available to UK residents at this time.
An approved PHE Antibody Test for Covid-19.
Simply a positive or negative result for antibodies to Covid-19.
Results in 24 hours.
Antibody test should be carried out 14 – 21 days post onset of symptoms.
Laboratory results provided by:
This test will tell you if you have ever developed or been exposed to the Covid-19 virus and have subsequently developed antibodies. Both IgM and IgG are tested. This test uses CLIA technology and may also indicate a current infection and re-testing for Covid-19 antibodies will be offered.
We will send you a self-sampling kit which is returned and tested in our laboratory.
Antibody test should be carried out 14 – 21 days post onset of symptoms for most reliable results
Re-testing will be clinically indicated. Should you wish to re-test the costs are £50 per re-test. This is not obligatory.
The RT-PCR test is the gold standard for providing a positive or negative result for patients with a current Covid-19 infection. This is the same test used by The NHS for testing current infection.
If you are currently experiencing symptoms or have been in contact with a person now infected you should implement the government recommended guidelines for isolating. Please click here for symptoms and latest guidance.
Samples should be taken from symptomatic patients between days 1-5 from onset of symptoms.
A swab is used to wipe the back of the throat and nose to detect a current infection.
It is very important to follow the instructions for taking the swab. Incorrect swabbing can provide inaccurate results.
Our PCR Test is delivered to you and collected again by courier and transported onward directly to the laboratory.
Please complete the form below and one of our trained team will contact you straight back to discuss the right test for you – 8am to 8pm
This is a clinically led service. If you wish to discuss your results we can offer consultation with one of our doctors. Additional fee of £75 for Antibody results but a consultation is included in the PCR Test price
Alternatively you may like to contact us on the details below: