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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

'I cannot commend the clinic enough. It is marvellous we have this service at all and well done to you all.'

Patient, Coronary Heart Disease / Heart Failure Service, Shotley Bridge Community Hospital