Metroplex Medical Centres COVID-19 Pandemic Information
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COVID-19 Important Information



Telemedicine via WebEx

In response to COVID-19, all our offices we will continue to remain open and follow our normal hours of operation for as long as it is safely feasible. Changes to our regular hours will be reflected on this page.

For the convenience and safety of our patients, we are implementing Telemedicine using WebEx. If you are unable to visit, or are uncomfortable visiting in person, please call any of our offices to schedule a Telemedicine session with one of our providers.

The health and safety of both our patients and team members is paramount during these challenging times and we will continue to closely monitor national guidelines from organizations such as the CDC and WHO.

We have also increased the frequency of our common area sanitizing and cleaning procedures to hourly (e.g. counter tops, door handles, lights switches, computer equipment, phones etc.)




In-Office Covid-19 testing


Metroplex Medical Centres is offering 3 types of in-office Covid-19 testing at all of our locations.


LabCorp Antibody Test:

The LabCorp Antibody test is a little different than the rapid antibody finger prick testing that was used during our Drive-Thru campaign.

For this test you must be registered as a patient (we are accepting new patients).

This antibody test is done through LabCorp. For this test, blood is drawn from the vein in your arm like a normal blood draw and is sent to the lab for processing.
You normally receive the results within 3-4 days. During the pandemic, results may take longer due to demand and LabCorp backlog.

LabCorp Antibody test Scheduling:

To schedule an appointment for the LabCorp Antibody Test, please call any of our office locations

LabCorp Antibody test Costs:

  • Cost of LabCorp Antibody Test for those without insurance is $150
  • Cost of LabCorp Antibody Test for those with Medicare will be covered 100%
  • Cost of LabCorp Antibody Test for those with insurance will be billed to insurance by the lab


Rapid Antibody Test:

NOTE: The test has not been reviewed by the FDA, but is currently being offered under the FDA's Policy for Diagnostic Tests for Coronavirus Disease – 2019, Section IV.D
Vitro Diagnostics has applied for an EUA with the FDA and validations have been conducted.


The Rapid Antibody test is a finger prick test offered by Kai Medical Laboratory, with results in 15 minutes.

Rapid Antibody Test Scheduling:

To schedule an appointment for Rapid Antibody Testing, please click here.

Rapid Antibody Test Costs:

  • Cost of Rapid Test for the general public is $50 and is not billed to insurance
  • Cost of Rapid Test for First Responders or health care providers is $35 and is not billed to insurance


LabCorp Covid-19 PCR Test:

The LabCorp Covid-19 PCR test is a nasal swab, checking for the genetic material of the Covid-19 virus. This test tells you if you currently have Covid-19. This test is done through LabCorp.
For this test you normally receive the results within 5-10 days. During the pandemic, results may take longer due to demand and LabCorp backlog.

For this test you must be registered as a patient (we are accepting new patients).

LabCorp Covid-19 PCR test Scheduling:

To schedule an appointment for the LabCorp Covid-19 PCR Test, please call any of our office locations

LabCorp Covid-19 PCR test Costs:

  • Cost of LabCorp Covid-19 PCR test for those with Medicare will be covered 100%
  • Cost of LabCorp Covid-19 PCR test for those with insurance will be billed to insurance by the lab

Covid-19 PCR test for cash patients only:

For patients without insurance, or those who would like their results sooner, we use a local private lab and you normally receive the results within 3-4 days.



Services For Employers

Metroplex Medical Centres is now offering Rapid Antibody and COVID-19 PCR testing at your office location. For more information please contact our corporate office at (214) 580-7277




Frequently Asked Questions

Is this Rapid Antibody Test FDA Approved?

The test has not been reviewed by the FDA, but is currently being offered under the FDA's Policy for Diagnostic Tests for Coronavirus Disease – 2019, Section IV.D The manufacturer and lab offering this test have applied for an EUA with the FDA We suggest you refer to the FDA Website and the CDC Website for the most current information.

What does the Rapid Antibody test for?

The test being offered is a blood test that checks for SARS-CoV-2 virus antibodies. This test checks for IGM and IGG antibodies, Antibody tests check for your body's response to a virus not the virus itself.

  • Negative results do not preclude acute SARS-CoV-2 infection. If acute infection is suspected, direct testing for SARS-CoV-2 is necessary
  • Results from antibody testing should not be used to diagnose or exclude acute SARS-CoV-2 infection
  • Positive results may be due to past or present infection with non-SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus strains, such as coronavirus HKU1, NL63, OC43, or 229E

Is the Rapid Antibody test accurate?

There is a 13% false negative rate (Out of 100 people with the disease up to 13 may falsely test negative)

The test being offered is a blood test that checks for SARS-CoV-2 virus antibodies. This test checks for IGM and IGG antibodies, Antibody tests check for your body's response to a virus not the virus itself.

  • Negative results do not preclude acute SARS-CoV-2 infection. If acute infection is suspected, direct testing for SARS-CoV-2 is necessary
  • Results from antibody testing should not be used to diagnose or exclude acute SARS-CoV-2 infection
  • Positive results may be due to past or present infection with non-SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus strains, such as coronavirus HKU1, NL63, OC43, or 229E