Contact us - Laboratory Services

Our Laboratory staff is here to help you answer any questions, comments or feedback you may have. During regular office hours, staff in each of our specialty areas are available to speak to you. For a contact list, please click here. 

After hours, on-call services are available to handle problems or additional testing that cannot be handled by the available laboratory staff. To reach the off-hour contact please call the KGH switchboard at 613-549-6666 extension 0 and request the on-call contact for the lab service.

Locations 

The Laboratory Services are located in the Douglas Wing of Kingston General Hospital and each lab has a unique location and different hours of operation. For details and specific contact information, please see below.

CORE Lab

Specialty: Chemistry, Hematology, Hemostasis (Coagulation), Transfusion Medicine (Blood Bank)
Location: Douglas 1
Hours: 24 hrs/7 days
Phone: Core Lab KGH extension 7806
Phone: Transfusion Medicine KGH extension 4188

Microbiology

Location: Douglas 3
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday to Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and statutory holidays
Phone: KGH extension 4178

Histology

Location: Douglas 2
Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Phone: KGH extension 4037

Cytology

Location: Douglas 2
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Phone: KGH extension 4695

Cytogenetics

Location: Douglas 4
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Phone: KGH extension 4219

Molecular Genetics

Location: Douglas 4
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Phone: KGH extension 4892

Immunology

Location: Douglas 4
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Phone: KGH extension 4602

All laboratories are closed on statutory holidays except for Core and Microbiology Laboratories.