Perlman Clinic has the COVID-19 vaccine. Please call us at 858-554-1212 to schedule your vaccination.

COVID-19 Testing

All COVID-19 tests at Perlman Clinic require a PocketDoc video consult first (this is covered by major insurances).
After your consult, your provider will direct you to the testing location that best suits your needs. 
Click the button below to start your COVID-19 visit!

COVID-19 Test Details

PCR

This test is for patients who currently have symptoms of COVID-19. Asymptomatic patients can also get tested.

Location: After your PocketDoc consult, your provider will schedule you for a drive-up swab. Our six locations currently offering this service are Hillcrest, Kensington, Chula Vista, Clairemont, Del Mar, and Vista.

Turnaround time: 1-3 days. Someone from our team will call you once your results are in.

Pricing: 

With insurance: Free with most insurances
Without insurance/cash pay: $220

Breakdown of costs:
-$100 PocketDoc consultation
-$100 LabCorp fee
-$20 swab

Rapid

This test is not appropriate in all cases. You will consult with the provider and decide together which test is appropriate for your specific situation.

Location: After your PocketDoc consult, your provider will schedule you for a drive-up swab. This service is currently only available at our Hillcrest and Del Mar locations.

Turnaround time: Usually within 10-20 minutes.

Pricing:

With insurance: Free with most insurances
Without insurance/cash pay: $120

Breakdown of costs:
-$100 PocketDoc consultation
-$20 swab

Antibody

This test is only for patients who do NOT currently have COVID-19 symptoms but believe they had it in the past.

Location: After your PocketDoc consult, you will need to go to a LabCorp location to get your blood drawn.

Turnaround time: 1-3 business days. Someone from our team will call you once your results are in.

Pricing:

With insurance: Free with most insurances
Without insurance/cash pay: $150

Breakdown of costs:
-$100 PocketDoc consultation
-$50 LabCorp fee