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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine DeskPLM (Pathology and Laboratory Medicine) at Mount Sinai Hospital is a leader in patient laboratory services in Canada. Our laboratories provide support to many hospitals, medical clinics and health-care professionals in the Greater Toronto Area, across Canada and the world.

PLM performs a wide range of services including blood tests and specialized tissue analysis. All services require an order from a physician who will receive the results when they are available.


Patient Specimen Collection Centres

PLM has two ambulatory care laboratories to collect patient specimens:

Mount Sinai Hospital (Main Building)
Joseph and Wolf Lebovic Health Complex
600 University Avenue, 4th floor
Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Mount Sinai Hospital (Intact Building)
Joseph and Wolf Lebovic Health Complex
700 University Avenue, 3rd floor
Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

In order to obtain outpatient laboratory services at Mount Sinai, you must meet the following criteria:

  • your doctor ordering the testing has privileges for Mount Sinai Hospital,
  • you have a completed / signed order/ requisition form,
  • you have a valid  health card or equivalent health insurance.
  • you have a Mount Sinai Hospital Patient Identification Card that can be obtained from Admitting.

Glucose and Lactose Tolerance tests are available by appointment only.  Last drink to be given for GCT will be 15:30 (Main Hospital), 16:00 (Intact Building) Monday to Thursday and 15:15 Fridays.


Andrology Services

This laboratory offers testing related to the male reproductive system.

All Andrology services are available by appointment only.  Please call the appointment line at 416-586-5948 to book.