• Estradiol Testing Changes
    Jul 24, 2015

    Effective August 4, Dynacare will be introducing an updated assay formulation for estradiol (E2) testing. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Estradiol Testing Changes [PDF]

     

     

     

    Effective August 4, Dynacare will be introducing an updated assay formulation for estradiol (E2) testing. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Estradiol Testing Changes [PDF]

     

     

     

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  • Changes to Pulmonary Function Testing
    Jul 20, 2015

    As of July 20, 2015, Dynacare will no longer provide Pulmonary Function Screening tests (PFTs) and interpretations. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Changes to Pulmonary Function Screening Test [PDF]

     

    As of July 20, 2015, Dynacare will no longer provide Pulmonary Function Screening tests (PFTs) and interpretations. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Changes to Pulmonary Function Screening Test [PDF]

     

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  • The 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games
    Jul 08, 2015

    This summer, the Greater Toronto Area will host the Pan Am Games (July 10 – 26) and Parapan Am Games (August 7 – 15).

    For the duration of the Games, we anticipate increased traffic congestion and temporary road closures which may cause minor service delays at some of our locations and on some of our transport routes. Our teams are working hard to ensure we have plans in place to mitigate any delays we may encounter.

    We are committed to maintaining the highest level of customer care and regret any inconvenience you may experience during this period.

     

    This summer, the Greater Toronto Area will host the Pan Am Games (July 10 – 26) and Parapan Am Games (August 7 – 15).

    For the duration of the Games, we anticipate increased traffic congestion and temporary road closures which may cause minor service delays at some of our locations and on some of our transport routes. Our teams are working hard to ensure we have plans in place to mitigate any delays we may encounter.

    We are committed to maintaining the highest level of customer care and regret any inconvenience you may experience during this period.

     

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  • Changes to Hemoglobin A1c Reporting
    Apr 13, 2015

    As of May 11, 2015, Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories will report hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) as a percentage (%), in accordance with the National Glycohemoglobin Standardization Program (NGSP) units. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Changes to Hemoglobin A1c Reporting [PDF]

     

    As of May 11, 2015, Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories will report hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) as a percentage (%), in accordance with the National Glycohemoglobin Standardization Program (NGSP) units. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Changes to Hemoglobin A1c Reporting [PDF]

     

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  • Changes to eGFR and Albuminuria Reporting
    Apr 07, 2015

    Ontario’s community laboratories routinely calculate estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR), based on the MDRD (Modification of Diet in Renal Disease) equation, whenever serum creatinine is requested in an adult. Recently, a modified eGFR equation has been developed and endorsed by KDIGO (Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes), the Canadian Society of Nephrology, and the Ontario Renal Network. Dynacare will be calculating eGFR based on the CKD-EPI formula starting May 4, 2015. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Changes to eGFR and Albuminuria Reporting [PDF]

     

    Ontario’s community laboratories routinely calculate estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR), based on the MDRD (Modification of Diet in Renal Disease) equation, whenever serum creatinine is requested in an adult. Recently, a modified eGFR equation has been developed and endorsed by KDIGO (Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes), the Canadian Society of Nephrology, and the Ontario Renal Network. Dynacare will be calculating eGFR based on the CKD-EPI formula starting May 4, 2015. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - Changes to eGFR and Albuminuria Reporting [PDF]

     

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  • Gamma-Dynacare to Open New Patient Services Centre in Seaforth, Ontario
    Mar 25, 2015

    Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories today announced the opening of a new Patient Services Centre in Seaforth, Ontario, where patients can have blood and other types of medical specimens collected for laboratory tests ordered by area physicians and nurse practitioners. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - New PSC - Opening March, 2015 [PDF]

    Gamma-Dynacare Medical Laboratories today announced the opening of a new Patient Services Centre in Seaforth, Ontario, where patients can have blood and other types of medical specimens collected for laboratory tests ordered by area physicians and nurse practitioners. For more information, please see the Client Notice below.

    Client Notice - New PSC - Opening March, 2015 [PDF]

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  • Patient Services Centre in Etobicoke, Ontario Temporarily Closed
    Mar 10, 2015

    Please note that due to facility-related issues, our Patient Services Centre at 100 Humber College Blvd in Etobicoke, Ontario is temporarily closed.  The closest sites that can be of service to you at this time are:

    •    1525 Albion Rd, #101, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 747-1214   

    •    1735 Kipling Ave, #215, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 244-0076

    We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

    Please note that due to facility-related issues, our Patient Services Centre at 100 Humber College Blvd in Etobicoke, Ontario is temporarily closed.  The closest sites that can be of service to you at this time are:

    •    1525 Albion Rd, #101, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 747-1214   

    •    1735 Kipling Ave, #215, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 244-0076

    We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

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  • Patient Services Centre in Mississauga, Ontario Temporarily Closed on Saturday, February 21, 2015
    Feb 20, 2015

    Please note that due to facility-related issues, our Patient Services Centre at 2000 Credit Valley Road, Mississauga, ON will be temporarily closed on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 10 a.m.  It is expected to re-open on Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7 a.m.

    The closest site that can be of service to you during this closure is:

    71 King Street #305, Mississauga , ON
    Open 7am-12 Noon (Saturday)
    905-279-6647

    We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

    Please note that due to facility-related issues, our Patient Services Centre at 2000 Credit Valley Road, Mississauga, ON will be temporarily closed on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 10 a.m.  It is expected to re-open on Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7 a.m.

    The closest site that can be of service to you during this closure is:

    71 King Street #305, Mississauga , ON
    Open 7am-12 Noon (Saturday)
    905-279-6647

    We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

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  • Patient Services Centre in Etobicoke, Ontario Temporarily Closed
    Feb 18, 2015

    Please note that due to facility-related issues, our Patient Services Centre at 48 – 100 Humber College Blvd in Etobicoke, Ontario is temporarily closed.  The closest sites that can be of service to you at this time are:

    •    1525 Albion Rd, #101, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 747-1214   

    •    1735 Kipling Ave, #215, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 244-0076

    We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

    Please note that due to facility-related issues, our Patient Services Centre at 48 – 100 Humber College Blvd in Etobicoke, Ontario is temporarily closed.  The closest sites that can be of service to you at this time are:

    •    1525 Albion Rd, #101, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 747-1214   

    •    1735 Kipling Ave, #215, Etobicoke – Telephone:  (416) 244-0076

    We apologize for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

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