Regional Laboratory Medicine - Lions Gate Hospital

?The Lions Gate Hospital Laboratory is part of the Vancouver Coastal Health Regional Laboratory Medicine network. We also offer referral laboratory testing for other health facilities within the province.  

Our network of laboratory facilities offers STAT, routine and specialized testing in:

  • Anatomic pathology 

  • Clinical chemistry

  • Hematopathology

  • Microbiology

  • Transfusion medicine

  • Cytogenetics

  • Transplant immunology

  • Outpatient blood collection services

Our specialty services have been developed with emphasis in bone marrow and solid organ transplantation, oncology, neurosciences and trauma to help support the various clinical services within VCH.

Research & education

We are involved in research activities with both clinical and university-based researchers. Our laboratories are also active as major teaching centres, working with educational institutions for the training of medical personnel including physicians, technologists, and laboratory assistants.

Lions Gate Hospital

231 East 15th Street
North Vancouver, BC
V7L 2L7
Phone: (604) 984-5755
Fax: (604) 984-5984

Hours of operation

Appointments are available:

  • Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Saturday & Sunday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • Closed on statutory holidays


?Physician lab requests are required.

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