Where Can I Order My Own Tests?

Your doctor may not run all the thyroid tests you want – you want to make sure that TSH, Free T3 and Free T4 are done at the very least. Most patients benefit from being highly involved in their thyroid care and treatment, which is where self-testing and the ability to order your own tests can be critical tools for empowering a patient.

I have compiled the below list of places to order your own tests from. It’s legal for you to do so. Most tests require blood, but saliva is highly recommended to test cortisol (a 24 hour, 4 point saliva test should be completed for cortisol/adrenals).

This list has been compiled from thyroid patients who have told me where they order their own tests from.

 

All of Europe:

True Health Labs


UK: 

For all UK testing, it’s worth checking out Thyroid UK’s discount codes.

Medichecks

True Health Labs

Genova – Follow these instructions and quote the code: A42AQ

Blue Horizon Medicals – Postal Kits sent nationwide

www.privatebloodtests.co.uk – Attend at a Spire Hospital – Phlebotomy included

www.privatebloodtests.com – Attend at a Nuffield Hospital – Phlebotomy included

www.bloodtestslondon.com – Attend at London Patient Service Centre

Health Screening Blue

Smart Nutrition


Netherlands:

Prohealth

Yours Healthcare


Germany:

Medivere Diagnostics and Medivere Diagnostics (shop)


Sweden: 

HormonHarmoni.se


Switzerland:

Ortho-Analytic


Finland:

MDD


USA:

Direct Labs

True Health Labs

Private MD labs

My Med Lab

ZRT


Canada:

TrueHealthLabs.com

MyMedLab – ships saliva cortisol test kit to Canadians, but you need to use this number and quote STTM (Stop The Thyroid Madness): 417-782-6169. (All credit to STTM)


Australia:

NutriPath


Can you add to this list?

Please do let me know, at: [email protected]


Written by Rachel, The Invisible Hypothyroidism

Rachel is a Thyroid Patient Advocate and Expert with Six 2018 WEGO Health Award Nominations. She is a highly ranked writer appearing in the Top Hypothyroidism Websites and Top Thyroid Websites 2018, and is a qualified Diet and Nutritional Advisor, also currently studying for relevant qualifications and certificates in Life Coaching, Motivational Speaking, Reflexology and more. She has worked with The National Academy of Hypothyroidism, The BBC, The Mighty, Dr. Hedberg, Thyroid UK and ThyroidChange, to name just a few. She is well recognised as a trusted and useful contributor to the thyroid community.

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