Top Health & Medical Check-Ups in Istanbul + PCR Test Centers

Last Updated on April 10, 2021

Full medical check-ups have become a popular and most common type of medical procedures throughout the world since a few years. These life saving check-ups are very important because you are able to have a better understanding of your current health’s status and take the preventative measures on time. Especially if you are over 40, you can book yourself into one of these top health and medical check-up clinics and hospitals in Istanbul and see your stamina status in a very economic and comfortable way.


What is Medical Check-Up & What to Expect?

Medical check-ups include doctor consultation in accordance with the several tests and examinations to determine and show the current status of your health. Can be considered as a full health screening.

In most of the full medical check-ups, you’ll get head-to-toe examinations with a full range of testing options, as well as specific investigations for diabetes, blood pressure, hormone levels, etc.

They are performed by your blood count, organ functions, sedimentation, cholesterol and lipid levels, thyroid and hepatitis tests, full urine analysis, all abdominal ultrasonography, chest X-ray, electrocardiography.

Your full check-up will include the results and the doctor’s opinion of your current symptoms, family health issues, as well as additional necessary tests.

Top Health & Medical Check-Ups in Istanbul + PCR Test Centers


With a well planned medical check-up, you can have an idea of your cardiovascular risks, degenerative diseases such as diabetes, anemia, liver, urinary tract, thyroid, your immune system functioning, cholesterol level, identification of tumors, family risk burden, any type of cancer, etc.

Advantages of Medical Check-Ups in Istanbul

Istanbul is one of the top choices in the world for medical and health tourism. The very reasonable prices, quality of service in its world-class clinics and hospitals with the latest technology, quality, and affordable healthcare make Istanbul a superb choice for medical tourists.

Majority of the medical tourists visit Istanbul and Turkey from the Middle East, Gulf and European countries for full medical check-ups and health screening, as medical tourism in Istanbul is growing very fast across global markets in the recent years.

Full Medical Check-Up Prices in Istanbul

The cost of a full medical check-up in Istanbul is between $150 – $750, while you can take it with the same quality of service around $2000 in the US, UK or most of the European countries. There are standart, full and VIP check-up options.

In addition; many of the medical care packages are designed for foreigners, and they usually cover all logistics, accommodation and other travel costs.

How About a Full Medical Check-Up In Istanbul?

If you’ve been thinking about a full medical check-up in your home town, you’ve probably shocked with the costs in the EU, UK or US.

Top Health & Medical Check-Ups in Istanbul + PCR Test Centers


However, when you compare the costs and quality of service in the clinics and hospitals in Istanbul, you’ll definitely agree that it will be by far the most economical and practical way.

What the Clinics Offer?

Majority of the medical check-up clinics and hospitals offer a very well planned trip with guide and consultant, including;

  • Your detailed plan in Istanbul with all the logistics,
  • A comprehensive discussion with costs to your desired outcome,
  • Your accommodation plan that best suits your needs,
  • Pick-up from the airport to your hotel and the clinic, and vice-versa

What should I pay attention to when coming to Check-Up?

  • When making a check-up appointment, inform the experts about the medications you regularly use.
  • Do not make breakfast or snack, even drink water.
  • You should be hungry for 12 hours before coming to the check up.
  • You should not use any vitamin, iron or mineral supplements, please specify if you did use.
  • Do not consume alcohol at least 3 days before the check-up.
  • Do not make hard exercise on the day you will come for check-up.
  • If you are pregnant or have any doubts about this issue, be sure to inform your doctor before starting the procedure.
  • Please bring the results of previous tests and examinations with you.
  • Menstruation period for women is not suitable for check-up.
  • Bring comfortable shoes and clothing for the tests that require physical activity.
  • Postpone your check-up appointment if you have a sore with your throat, have a fever, or you use antibiotics.

How it Works?

  • You are welcomed you the check-up center of the hospital/clinic.
  • Your check-up application contents and doctor controls are prepared by the special check-up assistant with the determination of the relevant examinations and tests.
  • Your check up specialist informs you about your check-up process.
  • Your private check-up assistant guides you through all the process.
  • For your examinations and tests in the check-up, you will first give blood.
  • During your check-up, your doctors/specialists take care of you and prepare the all the test reports.

Istanbul Medical Check-Ups FAQs

How much does a full health check cost in Istanbul?

Full medical check-up in Istanbul costs between $150 - $750. The price varies with the package you take, such as standart, full, exclusive and VIP check-up options.

What things are checked in medical check-up?

You will get a full analysis of your health with full range of testing options, as well as specific investigations for diabetes, blood pressure, hormone levels, etc. These tests are performed by your blood count, organ functions, sedimentation, cholesterol and lipid levels, thyroid and hepatitis tests, full urine analysis, all abdominal ultrasonography, chest X-ray, electrocardiography.

What are determined at the medical check-ups?

Medical check-ups will definitely determine your cardiovascular risks, degenerative diseases such as diabetes, anemia, liver, urinary tract, thyroid, your immune system functioning, cholesterol level, identification of tumors, family risk burden, any type of cancer, etc.

Covid-19 PCR Test in Istanbul Turkey

If you are in Istanbul and want to have a Covid-19 PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) Test, Antigen Test, IgG, and IgM Antibody Test directly at your home, hotel, or any address, as well as by your own pace at the laboratory on location ( 2 minutes to Taksim Square), approved by the Turkish Ministry of Health, you can make your appointment online via our partner IWC. You can get the results on the same day (next day at 12:00 for afternoon tests).

The Covid-19 PCR Test report is prepared in English, complying with foreign travel procedures, and internationally valid in 190 countries. You can get the report on your Smartphone and show on the border before your departure abroad.

How It Works?

After your Booking you will get all Information and details in your Conformation Mail.
Show your Conformation mail to our Staff and get access to the Test.

PCR Test directly at the laboratory on location

  • Book the Day Online
  • Visit the laboratory (2 minutes walking distance to Taksim Square, see location map)
  • Show your confirmation email to the staff
  • Take your PCR test
  • Use the QR Code to get the results with your Identity Card number
  • Get the results and save it to your Smartphone
  • You can show the result from your Smartphone on the Border

PCR Test directly at your address (hotel, home, etc.)

  • Book the Day Online
  • Lab staff will visit you at your address between 08:30 and 12:00
  • Show your confirmation email to the staff
  • Take your PCR test
  • Use the QR Code to get the results with your Identity Card number
  • Get the results and save it to your Smartphone
  • You can show the result from your Smartphone on the Border

More Info

You will get the results on the same day (next day for the tests made after 17:00 pm.)


The laboratory is approved and certificated by the Turkish Ministry of Health and CE.

Your PCR test results are valid in 190 countries except Qatar.

PCR Test price is €26 (250 TL, same in all hospitals and clinics in Turkey). If you want the test at your address there is €10 additional service fee.

Our website visitors will get 5% extra discount when they book online. Just click the red button below and make sure you see the discounted price on the official IWC page.

Make Your Covid-19 PCR Test Appointment Online


Top Medical Check-Ups in Istanbul

We are Istanbul insiders that were born and lived in the city for more than 40 years, and here we only suggest the proven and top rated ones with the patients’ comments.

If you are planning a trip to Istanbul, already in the city or living as expat, and want to have a very well organized full medical check-up or health screening needs, we would recommend the below Medical Check-Up Centers.

Istanbul Laboratory & Imaging Center

Istanbul Laboratory & Screening Center is one of the oldest laboratories in the city, dating back to 1951. The lab has recently become one of the most constantly growing and developing ones with its modern and high technology devices. They welcome their guests in their two branches located in Sisli and Kadikoy.

The lab has been awarded the ISO-9001: 2008, MSA, DACH quality system certificate in the fields of Laboratory and Analysis, plus Check-up. Their tests have been accredited by DACH (Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle Chemie) according to the ISO 15189 standard.

You can have a wide range of medical check-services here with the most comprehensive and lowest priced check up packages suitable for every budget.

Check-Up Packages

Check-up packages are prepared with different contents for each health institution, but also according to the age, type and diseases of the patient. In general, check-up packages should contain tests such as complete blood count, blood and blood glucose measurement, physical examination by a specialist, heart tests and lung x-rays, hormone tests for women, urinalysis. These examinations are filed one by one and presented to the relevant specialist physician in the form of a report.

Contact Info

Sisli Branch
Address: Halaskargazi Str. No:226, Sisli – see location map >>
Tel: +90 212 631 10 11

Acibadem Branch
Address: Hasanpasa Sarayardi Str. No: 100/B, Acibadem, Kadikoy – see location map >>
Tel: +90 216 602 12 12

Call Center: +90 444 7 522, 24 hrs Whatsapp Support: +90 530 38 299 38
Web:labistanbul.com.tr


NP Istanbul Brain Hospital & Medical Center

NP Istanbul (Saray Mah. Ahmet Tevfik İleri Cad. No:18, Umraniye, Istanbul – npistanbul.com) is the first private neuropsychiatric hospital in Turkey and the second one in Europe. It is the first and only hospital in Turkey that clinically adopts the pharmacogenetic approach in diagnosis and treatment processes as well as implementation.

It has more than 20 years of experience, equipped with ultra-modern medical technology and has ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certification and JCI (Joint Commission International) Accreditation, the World’s largest and most prestigious health accreditor.

This JCI accreditation is a special document that has been presented to only three hospitals so far, including this hospital that operate outside of United States.

NP Istanbul also offers the best prices in Istanbul when compared the other high quality hospitals, while they all have the similar high-tech standards and quality of service.

Check-Up Packages

Standard Check-Up, MS Check-Up Package, Stroke Check-Up Package, Cardiology Check-Up Package, Brain Check-Up Package, Internal Medicine Check-Up Package (over 40 years male and female), Internal Medicine Check-Up Package (under 40 years male and female)

Get a Quote / Booking

If you want to get a quote with free consultation from Istanbul Laboratory & Screening Center or NP Istanbul Hospital, than please fill out the form below. Feel free to write or ask anything, even any ridiculous requests.

Upon submitting the form, a specialist from the International Patient Services Department will contact you within an hour and provide you all the details with price info.

Note that when you book your medical check-up via the form below, you’ll also get 5% discount for being our website visitor.

Medical Check-Up Request Form


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    Plus, the information provided on our medical pages is not a guide to action and should not be construed as medical advice or treatment recommendation and doesn’t substitute the visit to a doctor.




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