Department of Laboratories
Spirituality of Compassion, Shepherding Leadership, Innovative Excellence, Superior Expertise
The Clinical Laboratory is located at Our Lady of Chartres Building of Perpetual Succour Hospital.
The Ground Floor is occupied by the Reception Area / Out Patient, Screening Drug Testing Laboratory (SDTL) and Blood Bank Section, the 2nd Floor is where the Hematology, Clinical Chemistry and Clinical Microscopy Sections are located, and the 3rd Floor is occupied by the Microbiology and Histopathology Sections.
The Department of Laboratories is supervised by the Chief Pathologist, assisted by:
six (6) Associate Pathologists
ably manned by forty two (42) Registered Medical Technologists
four (4) Receptionists and
one (1) Secretary.
Ibarra T. Panopio, MD, FPSP, DABP
Chief, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
The Department of Laboratories is divided into two (2) divisions and Services
ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY Services
Surgical Pathology - Biopsies
Cytopathology - FNAB, PAP Smear, Cell Block, Cytology
CLINICAL PATHOLOGY Services
Hematology – CBC with Platelet, Reticulocyte Count, Coagulation Studies, Dengue Tests
Clinical Microscopy – Urinalysis, Pregnancy Test, Hemoglobin Electrophoresis, Serum Protein Electrophoresis
Medical Microbiology – Culture and Sensitivity Testing of Different Specimen, AFB Culture and Stain, MTB/RIF (Gene Expert), CT/NG
Clinical Chemistry – Lipid Panel, Executive Panels, Cardiac Risk Panels, Oncology Panel, Liver Profile, Renal Panel, Electrolyte Panel
Serology and Immunology – Tumor Markers, Hormones, Hepatitis Panel, Thyroid Panel, Auto Antibodies (Immuno Flourescence)
Blood Bank – Donor Screening, Compatibility Testing, Preparation of Blood and Blood Products, Apheresis, Therapeutic Plasma Pheresis
Screening Drug Testing Laboratory
The Department of Laboratories offers a fully accredited 4-year Residency Training Program of Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
We support multidisciplinary Clinical Trials and research providing complete laboratory diagnostic tests to make significant inputs to the well being of patients and subjects.
The Department of Laboratories annually extends assistance to the different groups and offer free Diagnostic Services such as CBC, Urinalysis, Capillary Blood Glucose and Blood Typing.
The Laboratory is open to serve you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
You may call our department for reservations. Contact us through the following numbers:
Trunk line: (032) 233-8620 up to 39 local 141, 142
Direct line: (032) 232-2421