Anand Diagnostic Laboratory’s exulting expertise in the field of investigative medicine and diagnostic testing comes with a strong groundwork on the dedicated set-up of the organisation. Our experience and establishments that have been milestones in this domain have been mapped out below.

  • All
  • 1971 – 1980
  • 1981 – 1990
  • 1991 – 2000
  • 2001 – 2010
  • 2011 – 2016
  • 2017
  • 1974
    Established Anand Diagnostic Laboratory
  • 1974
    One of the first few stand-alone laboratories in Karnataka to be set up by a pathologist
  • 1980
    First to start Radio Immunoassay for diagnosis in private field in Karnataka
  • 1987
    Moved to new larger premises
  • 1988
    First lab to start Immunofluorescence, tissue typing / Cross matching for transplant workup
  • 1993
    Started Auto analyser for Chemistry and established Radiology and imaging services
  • 1997
    Started PCR testing for Tuberculosis
  • 1998
    Introduced Bar-coding in Registration for positive identification of patient samples and upgraded Lab Information system (LIS)
  • 2000
    Acquired more space for lab to provide for a larger and spacious waiting lounge.
  • 2000
    First to introduce automated sample transport system for samples.
  • 2000
    First to provide microscopic image capture and print system for biopsy material and e-mail microscopic images.
  • 2000
    First to provide report kiosk for “any time report collection” in addition to web facilitation of report view and download, sms of reports etc.
  • 2001
    The very first NABL accredited lab in South India.
  • 2001
    Started Home collection & sample pickup facility. Started web based test reports.
  • 2003
    Renovated Lab to open hall concept and expanded client waiting lounge.
  • 2003
    Started sample pick up from labs
  • 2005
    Started collection centres
  • 2006
    Integrated system for chemistry and Immunoassay, Pneumatic.
  • 2009
    Started Immuno Histo Chemistry
  • 2010
    Started outstation laboratory at Mangalore
  • 2011
    First in the region to introduce LCMS for routine in-vitro diagnostics.
  • 2011
    First to introduce laboratory pre-analytical process automation.
  • 2011
    First to automated sample tube labelling and sample sorting.
  • 2013
    First in the country to bring Digital Pathology into routine practice.
  • 2014
    First in the city to offer PLGF (Placental Growth Factor) by trace technology, a first trimester risk assessment test, which detects the early signs of preeclampsia during pregnancy
  • 2015
    First in Karnataka to offer Diabetic Retinopathy Screening (DRS) using a hand held device.
  • 2015
    First to use 1,5-Anhydroglucitol (1,5-AG) for blood sugar control.
  • 2015
    First diagnostic laboratory to introduce a Drive-through sample collection service.
  • 2017
    Profound advancements in prospect…