Cardio IQ™ Hemoglobin A1c Test in La Place, Louisiana Most Popular

The Cardio IQ™ Hemoglobin A1c test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

To assist with control of blood glucose levels, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) has recommended glycated hemoglobin testing (HbA1c) twice a year for patients with stable glycemia, and quarterly for patients with poor glucose control. Interpretive ranges are based on ADA guidelines
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Also known as: A1c, Cardio IQ Hemoglobin A1c , Glycated Hemoglobin, Glycohemoglobin, Glycosylated Hemoglobin, HA1c, HbA1c, Hemoglobin A1c, Hemoglobin A1c Cardio IQ, Hgb A1c

Hemoglobin A1c

The A1c test evaluates the average amount of glucose in the blood over the last 2 to 3 months. It does this by measuring the concentration of glycated (also often called glycosylated) hemoglobin A1c. Hemoglobin is an oxygen-transporting protein found inside red blood cells (RBCs). There are several types of normal hemoglobin, but the predominant form – about 95-98% – is hemoglobin A. As glucose circulates in the blood, some of it spontaneously binds to hemoglobin A. The hemoglobin molecules with attached glucose are called glycated hemoglobin. The higher the concentration of glucose in the blood, the more glycated hemoglobin is formed. Once the glucose binds to the hemoglobin, it remains there for the life of the red blood cell – normally about 120 days. The predominant form of glycated hemoglobin is referred to as HbA1c or A1c. A1c is produced on a daily basis and slowly cleared from the blood as older RBCs die and younger RBCs (with non-glycated hemoglobin) take their place. This test is used to monitor treatment in someone who has been diagnosed with diabetes. It helps to evaluate how well their glucose levels have been controlled by treatment over time. This test may be used to screen for and diagnose diabetes or risk of developing diabetes. In 2010, clinical practice guidelines from the American Diabetes Association (ADA) stated that A1c may be added to fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) as an option for diabetes screening and diagnosis. For monitoring purposes, an A1c of less than 7% indicates good glucose control and a lower risk of diabetic complications for the majority of diabetics. However, in 2012, the ADA and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) issued a position statement recommending that the management of glucose control in type 2 diabetes be more "patient-centered." Data from recent studies have shown that low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) can cause complications and that people with risk of severe hypoglycemia, underlying health conditions, complications, and a limited life expectancy do not necessarily benefit from having a stringent goal of less than 7% for their A1c. The statement recommends that people work closely with their doctor to select a goal that reflects each person's individual health status and that balances risks and benefits.

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501 Rue De Sante Suite 10
La Place, Louisiana 70068 Map
Distance 0.00 miles
Phone 985-652-6828
Hours
  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-3:30 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
200 W Esplanade Ave Suite 309
Kenner, Louisiana 70065 Map
Distance 10.70 miles
Phone 504-468-3185
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  • M-F 7:00 am-4:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-3:30 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
3908 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Metairie, Louisiana 70002 Map
Distance 16.70 miles
Phone 504-455-1292
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  • M-F 6:30 am-4:30 pm | Sa 8:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-3:30 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
701 Metairie Rd Ste 2a210
Metairie, Louisiana 70005 Map
Distance 18.40 miles
Phone 504-832-5914
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  • M-F 7:30 am-12:00 pm & 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Patient Service Center
4770 S I 10 Service Road West Suite 210
Metairie, Louisiana 70001 Map
Distance 19.30 miles
Phone 504-455-8415
Hours
  • M-F 6:30 am-4:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-3:30 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
6600 Franklin Ave Ste A5
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122 Map
Distance 22.30 miles
Phone 504-288-4455
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  • M-F 7:30 am-4:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
3525 Prytania Street Suite 506
New Orleans, Louisiana 70115 Map
Distance 24.80 miles
Phone 504-897-1444
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  • M-F 7:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
4244 Highway 22 Ste 7
Mandeville, Louisiana 70471 Map
Distance 25.10 miles
Phone 985-727-0004
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  • M-F 7:00 am-5:00 pm | Sa 7:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Patient Service Center
2799 W Thomas St
Hammond, Louisiana 70401 Map
Distance 26.90 miles
Phone 985-277-1992
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  • M-F 7:00 am-4:00 pm | Sa 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-3:30 pm

Patient Service Center
706 W 15th Ave
Covington, Louisiana 70433 Map
Distance 27.00 miles
Phone 985-875-7560
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  • M-F 7:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Patient Service Center
4700 Wichers Dr
Marrero, Louisiana 70072 Map
Distance 28.40 miles
Phone 504-340-8996
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  • M-F 6:00 am-4:30 pm | Sa 7:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 8:00 am-4:00 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
2600 Belle Chasse Hwy Ste 207
Terrytown, Louisiana 70056 Map
Distance 29.80 miles
Phone 504-394-8922
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  • M-F 7:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:30 pm

Patient Service Center
1602 S Burnside Ave Ste D
Gonzales, Louisiana 70737 Map
Distance 30.30 miles
Phone 225-666-0161
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  • M-F 7:00 am-4:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Patient Service Center
602 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, Louisiana 70301 Map
Distance 30.40 miles
Phone 985-447-5500
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  • M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Patient Service Center
8400 W Judge Perez Dr Ste 5
Chalmette, Louisiana 70043 Map
Distance 31.30 miles
Phone 504-380-9393
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  • M-F 7:00 am-4:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Patient Service Center
7731 Perkins Road Suite 155
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810 Map
Distance 41.50 miles
Phone 225-769-9818
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  • M-F 7:00 am-4:30 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Patient Service Center
1826 Martin Luther King Blvd Suite H
Houma, Louisiana 70360 Map
Distance 44.70 miles
Phone 985-879-2221
Hours
  • M-F 7:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 8:00 am-12:00 pm & 1:00 pm-3:30 pm

Patient Service Center
2040 Gause Blvd E Ste 11
Slidell, Louisiana 70461 Map
Distance 45.20 miles
Phone 985-645-9659
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  • M-F 7:00 am-5:00 pm | Sa 7:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Drug Screen
  • M-F 9:00 am-4:30 pm TSPOT: M-F 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Patient Service Center
6300 Main St
Zachary, Louisiana 70791 Map
Distance 54.60 miles
Phone 225-658-4000
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  • M-Th 6:00 am-6:00 pm | F 6:00 am-2:00 pm

Patient Service Center
27136 La-23
Port Sulpher, Louisiana 70083 Map
Distance 58.90 miles
Phone 504-564-3344
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  • M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm