Our Facilities

Examples of Our In-House Laboratory Resources:

  • Full service testing including: Insulin, C-Peptide, Free Fatty Acids, Glucose,
    HgbA1c, Chemistry panels, Hematology
  • Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • -80°C Freezer for long-term storage
  • Liquid nitrogen storage
  • Unrestricted access to on-site hospital laboratory
  • Our laboratory takes “sample integrity” very seriously and, with our extensive
    on-site testing facilities, testing turnaround time is among the shortest in
    the industry. This ensures that results are always of excellent quality.

Inpatient and Outpatient Services:

The comfort of our patients is our top priority as we strive to provide a welcoming and comfortable atmosphere for each and every volunteer.

  • 6 room, 12 bed research unit for Inpatient and Outpatient stays
  • Multidisciplinary obesity clinic
  • Multidisciplinary diabetes clinic
  • Spacious exam rooms
  • Friendly Staff
  • Research Pharmacy
  • DVD players and movies
  • Cable television in every room
  • Free valet parking

Procedures Regularly Performed by Our Professional Staff:

  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Ultrasound
  • X-Ray
  • Bone Densitometry (DXA)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Indirect Calorimetry
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT)
  • Frequently Sampled Intravenous Glucose Tolerance Test (FSIVGTT)
  • Glucose Clamps

Coordination Facilities:

  • Conference rooms
  • Teleconference equipment
  • Dedicated work space for study monitors