Ampath Laboratory Services

Ampath Laboratory Services

Ampath's range of services comprehensively covers all fields of clinical laboratory investigations:

  • Major Pathology Departments
    • Chemical Pathology and Special Biochemistry
    • Endocrinology
    • Haematology
    • Cytology
    • Histopathology
    • Immunology
    • Serology
    • Microbiology
    • Virology

  • Specialised Pathology
    • Andrology
    • Clinical Trials
    • Cytogenetics
    • Electron Microscopy
    • Forensic Pathology
    • Occupational and Industrial Health Services
    • Molecular Biology
    • Trace Mineral Analysis and Heavy Metal Testing

  • Quality Assurance

Our comprehensive quality system with regard to laboratory performances assures accurate and reliable results through regular and systematic surveillance of all key components of our activities, inclusive of training, instrumentation, logistics and management. Our laboratories participate fully in relevant national and international quality control programs for all tests offered.

In accordance with the very sensitive nature of patient care and confidentiality, we adhere to strict protocols governing patient identification in our laboratories. Our services also comply with all relevant Laboratory Standards Organisation specifications to ensure that test requests are properly executed. Our major laboratories, and most of our satellite laboratories, are SANAS accredited.

  • Information Technology

Ampath maintains a sophisticated computer network together with software applications to manage Clinical Pathology and Finance. Consequently, we are able to focus on our primary aim of delivering consistent accurate and interpretive results to our widely dispersed and diversified client base. Test results are made available using a variety of technologies, including Electronic Data Interchange, Internet, Fax and SMS. ARCS software available to all Clients on request, brings pathology to the desktop of our clients.

Our goal is to develop an international laboratory network that will add value for all stakeholders by delivering a comprehensive quality pathology service that is reliable, cost effective and timely.

Ampath constantly strives towards improving the benchmark for excellence in Pathology.


Ampath Laboratory - Waterfall Depot
Link Hills Medical Centre, 2 Niagara Drive, Waterfall, KwaZulu-Natal, 3652
Telephone: (031) 763 3837