Diagnostic Testing

Diagnostic Testing


Southland Hospitals 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


Access to Service

Referrals for diagnostics tests must come either via your General Practioner, Private Specialist or Hospital Specialist, self referral is not accepted.


Hours of operation: Monday-Friday - 8.30am to 5.00pm



Southland Hospital, Kew Road Invercargill

  • First Floor, Main Hospital

Contact Details

Ph:  03 214 5775
Fax: 03 214 7245