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Outpatient Services

 

Closer is better, especially when it comes to healthcare.

That’s why West Kendall Baptist Hospital is your best choice for quality outpatient hospital-based diagnostic services. West Kendall Baptist
Hospital has the same advanced technology and specialized care that you would expect from any Baptist Health hospital. We offer convenience and prompt appointments.

When your doctor writes a prescription for any of the following services, turn to West Kendall Baptist Hospital.

Imaging
Our Board-certified radiologists provide a depth of experience and an array of specialties, including neuroradiology, body and musculoskeletal imaging, nuclear medicine and pediatrics. The imaging services at West Kendall Baptist Hospital are accredited by the American College of Radiology. Our caring staff is highly trained in advanced imaging with the latest technology, including:

  • Computed Tomography (CT) – This imaging technology can scan the entire body in seconds while minimizing radiation.               CT heart scans can detect blocked arteries in a noninvasive fashion.
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) – A wide opening and a stereo sound system help patients feel at ease during the study.
  • Nuclear Medicine – Utilizing specialized molecular imaging agents allows cameras to study body and organ function.
  • Ultrasound – Imaging utilizing sound waves (some may include 3-D).
  • ​General X-ray, including fluoroscopic procedures.

  • Most appointments can be scheduled within three days and some as quickly as the same day. Convenient Saturday appointments are available for certain tests.

    To schedule an appointment, please call 786-573-6000.

    Cardiopulmonary
    Our cardiopulmonary department provides one of the most comprehensive outpatient diagnostic programs for patients requiring cardiac and pulmonary testing. We are committed to providing excellence in healthcare delivery. Our cardiology services are provided by a team of highly qualified and compassionate professionals accredited by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Cardiovascular Credentialing International.

    Respiratory services are provided by specialized licensed respiratory care practitioners. Our staff of cardiologists and pulmonologists, along with other healthcare providers, evaluate all diagnostic testing.


    We offer the following services:

  • Pulmonary Function Testing
  • Arterial Blood Gas Testing
  • Pulse Oximetry Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Stress Testing (Exercise Tolerance Test)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Electrocardiograms (EKG)
  • Holter Monitoring (24 hours)
  • Electroencephalograms (EEG)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Echocardiography
  • Peripheral Vascular Studies (Upper and Lower Extremities)
  • ​Carotid Ultrasound

  • Outpatient Surgery and Endoscopy Center
    Patient satisfaction data consistently shows that patients who have outpatient surgery at Baptist Health hospitals are extremely satisfied with
    their experience. Care is offered in a relaxing environment in which patient privacy and comfort are ensured. We offer outpatient procedures in the following specialties:

  • Colorectal
  • Orthopedics
  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Plastic/Reconstructive
  • Gastroenterology
  • Podiatry
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic
  • Gynecology
  • Urology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial
  • ​Vascular

  • For more information on our services, please call 786-467-2100.


    Laboratory
    West Kendall Baptist Hospital’s laboratory is fully accredited by the College of American Pathologists. Our laboratory offers a wide range of diagnostic testing that provides your physician with the essential information to design the best healthcare plan for you. Our laboratory
    consists of Board-certified pathologists, licensed medical technologists and a highly trained phlebotomy team committed to providing very good service in a convenient and comfortable setting.


    Services include but are not limited to:

  • Routine laboratory testing
  • Diabetes testing
  • Urinalysis
  • Cholesterol testing
  • ​Prenatal blood testing

  • Please contact your insurance carrier to verify if the prescribed services are covered or to obtain any required authorization. No appointment is necessary for lab tests; however, for your convenience an appointment can be made by calling 786-573-6000.

    Education, Outreach and More
    Each year, thousands of South Florida residents attend health-related fairs, seminars and classes sponsored by Baptist Health. Free support groups are available for people with diabetes, lupus, breast cancer and other conditions.

    For a schedule of programs, please call 786-596-3812.

    Volunteers
    Volunteers of all ages donate their time to West Kendall Baptist Hospital. Working in nearly every area of the facility, volunteers embody the hospital’s mission of community service.

    To learn more about volunteer opportunities, please call 786-467-2142.

    West Kendall Baptist Hospital is licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration and is fully accredited by The Joint Commission.

    To schedule an appointment, please call 786-573-6000.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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