Frequently Asked Questions

What is MDC's mission ?

To provide an accurate and affordable patient centered diagnostic service.

When did MDC open?

Medya Diagnostic Center has been providing full diagnostic service to public and private sectors since October 2008.

Is MDC private or public ?

Medya diagnostic center is a private diagnostic center. To know more about MDC please click here. 

What makes MDC unique?

MDC is the first medical institution in Iraq to be accredited by the College of American Pathologists, providing international standard and quality diagnostic pathology and medical imaging services to the community.

What is CAP accreditation ?

The CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program is an internationally recognized program that helps laboratories achieve the highest standards of excellence to positively impact patient care. The goal of the CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program is to improve accuracy of results, patient safety, and patient care by advancing the quality of pathology and laboratory services through medical education and laboratory standardization.  Read more

Is MDC internationally recognized ?

Our laboratory is the only one in Iraq that has achieved international accreditation in the form of CAP (College of American Pathologists). This means that our results are recognized internationally and all our tests have daily quality assurance and proficiency testing and our results are monitored by CAP on a test by test basis.

Do you have any clinics at MDC ?

When it comes to your health, there’s no decision more important than selecting the right physician. We are dedicated to serving our patients high-quality and compassionate care, and MDC works diligently to exceed your expectations. MDC also is committed to placing qualified physicians who support our goal to set exceptional standards in quality. To read about our clinics and working times of our doctors please click here.

How many tests are available at the laboratory of MDC?

We offer more than 700 types of laboratory tests, including many that aren’t locally available, such as: Neonatal Screening – Resperatory/Food/Pediatric Allergy Panels – Thrombophilia Panel – Celiac Disease Panel. To see our full test list, please click here.

How many tests are available at the imaging department of MDC?

Our team of local and international radiology professors and consultants as well as our international radiographers and advanced imaging equipment ensure unparalleled image quality for over 250 radiology procedures.To see our full test list, please click here.

I live far away from MDC, I cannot visit the center to get my blood tested, what should I do ?

For those who can’t visit our laboratory, we have a fully equipped mobile team ready to collect your sample in the convenience of your home and provide your results by email.

Is that possible to view my medical records from MDC ?

Our Laboratory Digital Information and Management System and our Radiology Digital Information System ensures each patient has access to their complete historical medical records.

What are the fees for accessing my medical records ?

It is a free service.

What departments are there at MDC?

We provide a full spectrum of diagnostic services. Whether you need lab tests, imaging, consultant physicians, physiotherapy or a pharmacy – we can cater to your every need.

I can not wait to get my results back, what should I do ?

We have a service called ” Receiving results by email”, so, if you give us your email address or fill out this form (click here), we will email your results free of charge.

Do you have any services for women during pregnancy?

For the first time in Kurdistan and Iraq Medya Diagnostic Center offers you excellent pregnancy and neonatal diagnostic service . Read more

Do you have any other branches of MDC?

Yes. Click here to find out.

How can I find a job at MDC ?

We are always interested in capable and qualified personnel, please feel free to send us your CV and cover letter through the following contact form. Apply for a job

60 Meter Street, Next to City Center Mall - Erbil