LANCET-NKANZA LABORATORIES is an ultramodern laboratory established in 2004. It is part of the industry leading Lancet Group of Laboratories, founded over 60 years ago in South Africa, and now operating in more than 14 countries across Africa.
Lancet-Nkanza is the largest private laboratory service in Zambia and has its head office in Lusaka, the capital city, across from the Levy Mall. The laboratory is housed in the City Medical and Diagnostic Centre the first of its kind in Zambia which also houses a Radiology and Imaging Centre, a Fertility Centre and has specialist consulting rooms. All specialities are represented.
There are also branch offices in Ndola and Chipata. It numbers amongst its clients, patients and their doctors, other laboratories, clinics, hospitals, corporate groups, insurances, research and occupational health establishments. To them we provide directly a range of routine, specialised and referral service, that are amongst the most extensive offered on the continent.
The clients are served by more than 90 specialist pathologists and 3500 technical and administrative personnel. Quality of testing and and excellence in service are what we strive for in order to assist in delivering the best patient care.
Prof. Neil Nkanza, Zambia’s first pathologist, is a founding member and we are proud to have him on board and to be able to offer clients the benefit of his specialised knowledge and skills.