Endocrinology/Lipoprotein Lab

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Endocrinology/Lipoprotein Lab is a State of Tennessee, CLIA and CAP licensed medical laboratory. The UTHSC lab located on the UTHSC campus in Memphis, Tennessee, has been providing state of the art clinical and research services to the University of Tennessee, the Mid-South area, small communities, and national research institutions for over 25 years. Dr. Frankie Stentz, Associate Professor of Medicine-Endocrinology, is the licensed Medical Lab Director. Dr. Abbas Kitabchi, Professor of Medicine-Endocrinology, and Dr. Tom Hughes, Professor of Medicine-Endocrinology, are the Clinical Directors.

The lab performs tests for diabetes, thyroid function, bone metabolism, cardiac markers, inflammation and oxidative stress markers, reproductive endocrinology, lipid profiles, chemistry profiles, complete blood count, adrenal and pituitary function, anemia, and other analytes on human, some cell culture, and animal specimens. Click on the list of assays for a list of assays available.

Services are provided to referring physicians and research investigators for human and animal research studies. No services are available for individuals except through their referring physician.

For further information on testing availability, prices and contract services please contact us at 448-5803 or 448-4659. You can also email Dr. Stenz at fstentz@uthsc.edu.

Endocrinology/Lipoprotein Lab

Contact Us

Clinical and Research Laboratory Services of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism 
Department of Medicine
956 Court Ave., A229
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5803
(901) 448-4659