The healthcare system of Bangalore has undergone widespread changes to serve the various disease model prevalent in the city. Technological advancements have encouraged the emergence of different health care and diagnostic centres across Bangalore. They play a functional role in providing adequate information necessary for diagnosing and treating the disease.
Bangalore has witnessed the preponderance of several metabolic disorders like cardiovascular manifestations, respiratory disorders, digestive problems, etc. Issues related to malignancy and neoplasms have also become a major source of concern amongst people. COVID-19 has also emerged as a source of primary concern across the healthcare sectors across the city.
The different laboratories and diagnostic centres have heavily invested in their infrastructure to provide accurate results with high efficacy. The private laboratories have introduced several innovative techniques, sensitive instruments, and standard operating procedures for providing adequate results. They act as diagnostic tools that are intended to provide accurate results.
Bangalore has also witnessed the development of several government laboratories that conduct a wide array of investigations. They also provide validated diagnostic information at an economical rate suitable for the population. They support and guide the treatment and diagnosis of the prominent disease burden of Bangalore. The predominant government laboratories prevalent in the city are the Government of Karnataka Drug Testing Laboratory For Ayush, Regional Reference Standard Laboratory, General Analytical Laboratory, and DNA Labs India.