The Microbiology Lab performs routine analyses of specimens submitted for detection of bacteria, fungus and parasites. Antibiotic susceptibility testing is performed for use by physicians to determine appropriate therapy and to follow trends in hospital infections.
24 hours/day, 7 days/week
Scientific Director of Infectious Disease
Stefan Juretschko, PhD
Note: This clinic is available to your child by physician referral. Talk with your child's physician and tell him/her you would like to be referred to ACH. Have the doctor contact the Arkansas Children's Hospital Appointment Center to make a referral at 501-364-4000. If your child does not have a regular physician, please call 501-364-4000, option 1 and we will be happy to recommend one in your area.