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Andrology Laboratory

Andrology Laboratory

 

Andrology Lab

The Andrology laboratory can be found within the ACU at Bishop Auckland Hospital.  It is  UKAS accredited to offer semen analysis to both NHS and private (fee paying) patients.  We have a gentleman's room available to our male patients that require producing their semen samples on site.  The laboratory is staffed by CPA registered Biomedical Scientists four days per week. 

Samples are accepted by appointment only and with appropiate request form.

Tests offered by the Andrology Laboratory:

  • Routine Semen analysis for male infertility (concentration, motility, morphology)
  • Antisperm Antibody Testing (Mar Test)
  • Post Vasectomy semen analysis, including Special Clearance Counts

 

UKAS United Kingdom Accreditation Service

HCPC  Health and Care Professions Council

'In recent times, I have utilised admissions to Richardson for respite direct from my fracture clinic, even at weekends. I have never worked anywhere with this efficiency before - it is reassuring and invaluable for the patient.'

Patient, Lowson / Starling Wards, Richardson Hospital