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Southern DHB Diagnostic Testing - Southland

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Southland Hospital's Diagnostic Testing Department provides specialised inpatient and outpatient diagnostic procedures in the fields of cardiology, respiratory, sleep, gastroenterology and vascular medicine.

Services include:

  • Cardiology: Electrocardiogram (ECG); Ambulatory ECG; Event Monitoring; Exercise Tolerance Testing; Head-up Tilt-Table Testing; Echocardiography; Ambulatory Blood Pressure; and Pacemaker evaluation.
  • Respiratory: Spirometry, Full Pulmonary Function Testing, Methacholine Challenges; Hypertonic Saline; Asthma Exercise; ENO Studies; and Mantoux testing.
  • Sleep: Sleep Studies; CPAP and BiPAP treatment
  • Gastroenterology: Ambulatory pH Monitoring
  • Vascular: ABI Studies


Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.

Referral Expectations

Referrals for diagnostics tests must come either via your general practitioner, private specialist or hospital specialist.  Self referral is not accepted.

Contact Details

Emergency Department:
Ph (03) 218 1949, 24 hours / 7 days


First Floor, Main Hospital
Kew Road
Southland 9812

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Street Address

First Floor, Main Hospital
Kew Road
Southland 9812

Postal Address

Southland Hospital
PO Box 828
Invercargill 9840

This page was last updated at 8:15AM on February 14, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Diagnostic Testing - Southland.