American Esoteric Laboratories (AEL) is a regional provider of esoteric and clinical laboratory services, focused to provide the unique turnaround time and quality demands for testing services for health care providers. Our laboratory offers an extended test menu of both routine and esoteric testing. AEL uses advanced information technology solutions to automate and streamline electronic assay ordering and result reporting for its customers.

AEL testing locations include AEL East (formerly Physicians Medical Laboratory) in Knoxville, Tennessee, the core laboratory in Memphis, Tennessee,  and AEL Central in Nashville, Tennessee. AEL is the MidSouth Division of Sonic Healthcare USA and is accredited by the College of American Pathologists, CLIA-approved and licensed by the State of Tennessee.  AEL operates convenient patient service centers throughout Tennessee, Kentucky, Arkansas, and Mississippi.

Our Commitment

  • Fast, accurate results.
  • Friendly, helpful service.
  • Exceed customer expectations

 

What we offer

  • Clinical accuracy
  • Esoteric test menu
  • Forensic toxicology services
  • Comprehensive microbiology services
  • Phlebotomy stations
  • Cytology
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Professional couriers
  • Extensive managed care network
  • Professional consultations 

 

Areas of testing

  • Chemistry
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring
  • Hematology
  • Coagulation
  • Immunology
  • Cytology/Anatomic Pathology
  • Infectious disease diagnostics (including Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Parasitology, Mycology, Virology, and Molecular Diagnostics)
  • Urinalysis
  • Toxicology