Laboratory - Carmel

Laboratory - Carmel

256 Crossroads Blvd Rio Road and Highway 1 Suite 256 Carmel, CA 93923

Walk in for care

Once you have a doctor’s order, you can walk in to the laboratory during regular business hours for most tests. Call us before you visit to make sure this location offers the specific test you need.


  • Main: 831-625-4811

Hours of Operation

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday: Closed

From 6 to 7 a.m., the lab is only open to seniors.

Our office closes on the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • President’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day and the next day
  • Christmas Day

If a holiday happens on a Saturday, our office will close the Friday before that day. If a holiday lands on a Sunday, we’re closed the next day (Monday).

COVID-19 testing and policies

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected our laboratory services and hours of operation. Learn how these changes may affect your visit and where you can access COVID-19 testing.

Laboratory – Carmel

Enjoy the convenience of fast, high-quality laboratory testing services near you in Carmel, California.

Driving directions

Find the lab in suite 256 of the Crossroads Carmel Shopping Center, behind the CVS Pharmacy, next to Montage Medical Group, Carmel. Take advantage of ample free parking.

Test instructions and results

If your doctor orders a test that requires you to prepare in a certain way, follow the instructions you receive. This helps make sure your test results are accurate.

Depending on your type of test, you may need to fast (avoid eating or drinking anything except water for 12 hours), follow certain medication instructions, and avoid certain over-the-counter supplements. If you have questions, talk to the doctor who ordered your test.

Create or log into your MyChart account, a secure, online portal where you can:

  • Read instructions on how to prepare for your test and what to expect
  • View your lab test results as soon as they’re available
  • Communicate with your healthcare team
  • Access your medical records

Services at this location

This lab collects samples for:

  • Blood tests (hematology services)
    • Allergy tests
    • Basic and complete metabolic panels
    • Complete blood count (CBC)
    • Cholesterol testing, including lipid profiles
    • Diabetes diagnosis and monitoring, including hemoglobin A1C testing
    • Iron and ferritin levels
    • Liver function test
    • Pregnancy tests
    • Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) and other thyroid tests
    • Vitamin levels, including vitamin D and vitamin B12
  • Stool analysis and fecal occult blood test (FOBT)
  • Urinalysis and urine cultures

Get other tests at our hospital lab

Some tests that need to be collected in a specific way or timeframe are only available at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula’s laboratory. Before you visit a Montage Health lab, call us to make sure the test you need is available at the location you want to visit. See a list of common tests only available at Laboratory – Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.

Find out what it’s like to get accredited laboratory testing from Montage Health and Community Hospital. You’ll learn about the expertise and qualifications of our staff, when and how to expect your results, and more.

Labs on the Monterey Peninsula

Look up contact information, hours of operation, and available services at our other laboratories throughout Monterey County:

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