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Metroplex Medical Centre, Fort Worth

Metroplex Medical Centre

3.87(38 reviews)
201 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102201 Commerce St
OpenTue 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
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A great place very professional this is the best place to do all my health care, I arrived 10 minutes prior to my appointment notified the clerk and I was in right on time, very friendly staff and efficient, I highly recommend this Doctors office
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Metroplex Medical Centre, Fort Worth

Metroplex Medical Centre

3.87(38 reviews)
201 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102201 Commerce St
OpenTue 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
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A great place very professional this is the best place to do all my health care, I arrived 10 minutes prior to my appointment notified the clerk and I was in right on time, very friendly staff and efficient, I highly recommend this Doctors office
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CityDoc Urgent Care, Fort Worth

CityDoc Urgent Care

4.78(5.9k reviews)
3020 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX 761073020 W 7th St
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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THIS IS A VERY PROFESSIONAL FACILITY. STAFF IS GREAT. THEY APPEAR TO BE VERY CARING. IN AN EMERGENCY I WILL SURELY USE THEM AGAIN
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Any Lab Test Now, Alliance

Any Lab Test Now

1.0(2 reviews)
2700 Western Center Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 761312700 Western Center Blvd
OpenTue 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Superior Urgent Care, Saginaw

Superior Urgent Care

4.79(73 reviews)
7236 N Blue Mound Rd, Saginaw, TX 761317236 N Blue Mound Rd
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At a time when I was not feeling well, the staff was kind and courteous. They were quick to do a rapid covid test and when I tested positive, they gave me all the important information that I needed to continue my care at home and what to do if symptoms got worse.
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NextCare Urgent Care, Arlington

NextCare Urgent Care

4.64(85 reviews)
4401 Little Rd, Arlington, TX 760164401 Little Rd
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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This place is amaizing all the ladies there are very proffessional , i am recommending this place to anybody who is looking for a rugent care
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NextCare Urgent Care, Fort Worth (Tarrant Pkwy)

NextCare Urgent Care

4.67(2.1k reviews)
2205 N Tarrant Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 761772205 N Tarrant Pkwy
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

They were busy but I felt the physician rushed in and out before I could ask any questions. Diagnosis uri/cold physician was very friendly.
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Superior Urgent Care, Keller

Superior Urgent Care

4.85(71 reviews)
2122 Rufe Snow Dr, Keller, TX 762482122 Rufe Snow Dr
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Recent patient review

This was my first time coming to this urgent care facility. My overall experience was excellent the staff was super friendly and helpful. Chris was was knowledgeable and very accommodating.
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Any Lab Test Now , Burleson

Any Lab Test Now

4.4(20 reviews)
671 NE Alsbury Blvd, Burleson, TX 76028671 NE Alsbury Blvd
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Awesome! Easy, simple, fast and great staff. Thank you - Y’all are a life saver!
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Metroplex Medical Centre, Coppell

Metroplex Medical Centre

5.0(8 reviews)
150 N Coppell Rd, Coppell, TX 75019150 N Coppell Rd
OpenTue 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Any Lab Test Now, Cedar Hill

Any Lab Test Now

5.0(1 reviews)
294 Uptown Blvd, Cedar Hill, TX 75104294 Uptown Blvd
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Recent patient review

Friendly staff and fast efficient check-in and testing.
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NextCare Urgent Care, Cedar Hill

NextCare Urgent Care

4.62(3.6k reviews)
642 Uptown Blvd, Cedar Hill, TX 75104642 Uptown Blvd
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

Awesome place! Always friendly and helpful Team!
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MedEX Quick Care

MedEX Quick Care

4.73(184 reviews)
408 E Camp Wisdom Rd, Duncanville, TX 75116408 E Camp Wisdom Rd
OpenTue 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Recent patient review

To date I’ve always had a great experience here with prompt and friendly staff.
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NextCare Urgent Care, Lewisville

NextCare Urgent Care

4.77(4.1k reviews)
540 Surf St, Lewisville, TX 75067540 Surf St
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

These kind of doctors offices rely mainly on the people that work in them to keep up with providing awesome care. This PrimaCare in Lewisville, Tx has an outstanding staff and I would recommend it to anyone needing care. Make sure to sign in online tho first and get an appointment before you go. They get very busy which means to me that they are an awesome place to get healthcare.
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Griego Family Medical Centre, Dallas

Griego Family Medical Centre

2701 S Hampton Rd, Dallas, TX 752242701 S Hampton Rd
OpenTue 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
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NextCare Urgent Care, Dallas (Marsh Lane)

NextCare Urgent Care

4.62(3.5k reviews)
11888 Marsh Ln, Dallas, TX 7523411888 Marsh Ln
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

Medical assistant could be a little nicer
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CityDoc Urgent Care, Inwood Village

CityDoc Urgent Care

4.82(5.3k reviews)
5301 W Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 752095301 W Lovers Ln
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

Repeat customer/patient. Staff is friendly. Never a long wait to see a clinician. Facility is convenient to my home and it's always clean. However I rated quality of care a 4 star because one of the prescribed meds was sent to the wrong pharmacy.
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CityDoc Urgent Care, Uptown

CityDoc Urgent Care

4.77(6.6k reviews)
2909 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 752042909 McKinney Ave
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

Received great professional service in a timely manner. Highly recommend the site.
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NextCare Urgent Care, Desoto

NextCare Urgent Care

4.71(1.3k reviews)
1001 I-35E, DeSoto, TX 751151001 I-35E
OpenTue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Recent patient review

The wait wasn't long at all. The entire staff was welcoming and friendly.
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SpringCare Clinic, Primary Care

SpringCare Clinic

5.0(8 reviews)
2840 Keller Springs Rd, Carrollton, TX 750062840 Keller Springs Rd
OpenTue 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Plaza Medical Centre, Dallas

Plaza Medical Centre

5.0(1 reviews)
700 N Pearl St, Dallas, TX 75201700 N Pearl St
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Pulmonary Function Test FAQs

  • What is a pulmonary function test?

    The effectiveness of the lungs is determined by a pulmonary function test. The test evaluates lung volume, capacity, gas exchange, and rate of flow, as well as other lung-related characteristics. Your doctor may be able to identify and treat some lung diseases based on the results.

  • How are pulmonary function tests performed?

    Pulmonary function tests can be performed in two ways, depending on the information your doctor needs. In some cases, your doctor may request both tests since they measure different things. To evaluate your breathing, your doctor may use a spirometer (a device with a mouthpiece) or have you stand inside an air-tight box that resembles a telephone booth.

  • What does a pulmonary function test measure?

    • A pulmonary function test evaluates several elements of lung health. Here are a few examples:
    • The volume of the lungs when they are entirely full of air is known as total lung capacity.
    • The amount of air you can forcefully expel once your lungs have been completely filled is known as forced vital capacity.
    • After you've expelled as much as you can, the amount of air left in your lungs.
    • Functional residual capacity is the quantity of air left in your lungs after you typically exhale.
  • How much does a PFT test cost?

    The cost of a pulmonary function test is determined by several factors, including the type of test you've had, whether you've had one or both tests, where your test was performed, and if you have health insurance. Without insurance, a pulmonary function test might cost anywhere from $340 to $830.

  • Does insurance cover PFT testing in Fort Worth?

    If you have health insurance, your pulmonary function test may be paid for 80 to 100% of the cost. Your insurance company may want a note from your doctor stating that the test is medically necessary. The amount you pay out of pocket depends on whether you have a copay and whether you have met your deductible. If you have any questions about your personal insurance plan's coverage, contact your insurance carrier.

  • Who should get a pulmonary function test in Fort Worth?

    For a variety of causes, a pulmonary function test may be requested. They're sometimes performed as part of a routine physical exam. They may also be necessary for people who work in hazardous environments, such as coal mines, where the risk of lung illness is greater. Your doctor may conduct a pulmonary function test to help detect allergies or lung problems such asthma, bronchiectasis, emphysema, or chronic bronchitis.

  • How do I read pulmonary function test results?

    When reading pulmonary function test results, it's important to understand lung function and the typical values for each function examined (total lung capacity, forced vital capacity, residual volume, and functional residual capacity). Your doctor will go through the results of your tests with you and let you know if there are any anomalies to be concerned about.

  • How long does it take to get PFT test results in Fort Worth?

    The test takes 45 minutes to an hour to complete. The results will need to be reviewed by a pulmonologist, a specialist who specializes in lung illnesses. The results will then be forwarded to the doctor who requested the test on your behalf. When your results are ready, schedule a follow-up visit with your doctor to go over them.

  • How can I book a pulmonary function test through Solv?

    It's easy to schedule a pulmonary function test with Solv. In the search bar on our website, type "pulmonary." You'll notice a pulmonary function test choice emerges. After entering your address or selecting the option to use your current location, click the search icon. You'll find a list of providers in your area as well as available appointment times. Fill out the form to schedule an appointment at the best location and time for you.

  • Can I do at-home PFT testing?

    Some lung function tests can be performed in the comfort of your own home. These use a peak flow meter, which you blow into, to measure airflow. These tests are typically given to those who have been diagnosed with a lung condition and need to monitor their airflow on a regular basis. Contact a doctor if you're having problems breathing or have other symptoms of a possible lung ailment, such as pain when breathing, shortness of breath, or chronic coughing.

Texas Pulmonary Function Tests

A pulmonary function test is usually performed by a respiratory therapist or another licensed pulmonary expert. In one test, a spirometer with a mouthpiece is utilized, whereas in the other, an air-tight enclosure is used. If your doctor determines that you need a pulmonary function test, you may be sent to a specialist.

A pulmonary function test may be required if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • A cough that lasts for at least 8 weeks is considered chronic.
  • Shortness of breath can occur even after little or no exercise.
  • You've been coughing up mucus for a month or longer.
  • Coughing up blood and wheezing
  • Discomfort in the chest that does not go away
  • Infections of the lungs are very prevalent.

Follow these steps to prepare for your pulmonary function test:

  • Avoid eating a heavy lunch just before the exam.
  • Do not smoke for 6 hours before your exam.
  • Do not engage in any strenuous exercise for 6 hours before your exam.
  • Avoid drinking coffee on the day of your exam.
  • Wear loose clothing that won't get in the way of your breathing.
  • If you have dentures, put them on for the test.

Because the test necessitates some rapid and forceful breathing, you may feel dizzy or lightheaded at times. Let your healthcare provider know if you need to take a break. You might be weary after the test and need to rest.

If your results indicate that you have a lung disease, your doctor will talk to you about your treatment choices, which may include pulmonary rehabilitation, medication, or oxygen therapy. Changing your lifestyle can also help you improve your lung health. Quitting smoking, eating a good diet, exercising regularly, and getting enough quality sleep are all important for lung health. Additionally, staying hydrated might help thin mucus in your lungs, making it easier to breathe.

Rob Rohatsch
Medically reviewed by Dr. Rob Rohatsch, MD

Updated on Jul 25, 22

Sources

Solv has strict sourcing guidelines and relies on peer-reviewed studies, academic research institutions, and medical associations. We avoid using tertiary references.

  1. John Hopkins Medicine: Pulmonary Function Tests
    https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/treatment-tests-and-therapies/pulmonary-function-tests
  2. MedlinePlus: Pulmonary Function Tests
    https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003853.htm
  3. WebMD: Should You Test Your Lung Function at Home?
    https://www.webmd.com/lung/lung-function-home-test

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