Why Epicentre Is Offering 10% Off HIV Monitoring Tests

For a limited time, you can get 10% off HIV monitoring tests at any of our walk-in lab branches in Hillcrest, Rondebosch, Belville or Randburg. These tests include CD4 count, viral load, and HIV resistance testing. You don’t need a referral or an appointment, just walk in and get tested by their friendly and professional staff. You will also get a free blood pressure test and a medical results certificate with each test.

Epicentre is a leading provider of HIV testing and research in South Africa, with over 22 years of experience and expertise. Don’t miss this opportunity to take control of your health and save money at the same time.

How to Take Advantage of the 10% Discount

To get Epicentre’s 10% off HIV monitoring tests, simply visit their testing center during the promotional period, which lasts from Monday the 17th of April to Friday the 21st of April. You do not need to make a booking in advance, but you can do so if you prefer.

Once you arrive at the testing center, let the staff know that you are interested in taking advantage of the weekly discount for HIV monitoring tests.

They will guide you through the testing process and provide you with the necessary instructions.

At checkout, you will automatically receive a 10% discount on the cost of the HIV monitoring test. This promotion is available to all customers who visit Epicentre’s testing centre during the promotional period, regardless of whether or not they have made a booking in advance.

So don’t miss out on this opportunity to save on HIV monitoring tests at Epicentre. Visit their testing centre this week to take advantage of this special offer.

The Importance of Regular HIV Monitoring Tests

Getting regular HIV monitoring tests is crucial to maintaining good health for anyone who may be at risk of contracting HIV. HIV is a virus that can weaken the immune system and make it hard for the body to fight off infections and illnesses. If left untreated, HIV can lead to AIDS, which is a serious and potentially life-threatening condition.

By getting tested regularly for HIV, individuals can detect the virus early and take steps to prevent its spread. Early detection also means that individuals can begin treatment early, which is crucial for managing the virus and preventing the onset of AIDS.

Moreover, knowing one’s HIV status can help individuals make informed decisions about their health and well being. This information can empower individuals to take charge of their health and take steps to protect themselves and their partners.

At Epicentre, we understand that getting tested for HIV can be daunting, which is why we provide confidential and reliable testing in a welcoming and safe environment. Our testing centre offers quick and easy testing services, and we also provide resources and support to individuals who test positive for HIV, including access to treatment and counseling services.

In short, regular HIV monitoring tests are essential for maintaining good health and preventing the spread of HIV.

By getting tested regularly, individuals can take control of their health, protect themselves and their partners, and access resources and support if needed.

So don’t hesitate to get tested and take advantage of the services offered at Epicentre.

Understanding the Testing Process at Epicentre

At Epicentre, we understand that getting tested can be a daunting process, which is why we strive to make it as simple and stress-free as possible. Here’s how you can get started:

Step 1: Choose the test you need

Our website has all the information you need to decide which test is right for you. From COVID-19 to HIV monitoring, we have a range of tests to suit your needs.

You can also contact us on WhatsApp at 072 843 7564 if you have any questions or need further assistance. Don’t forget to check out our special deals and discounts to save money on your tests.

Step 2: Visit our testing center

Once you’ve decided on a test, simply visit one of our branches in Hillcrest, Rondebosch, or Randburg. Depending on the test you’ve chosen, you’ll either drive through our testing site or enter our boutique lab. Our friendly and professional staff will guide you through the testing procedure and collect a sample from you using a new swab, lancet, or syringe, depending on the test.

Step 3: Wait for your results

Most of our tests have a turnaround time of 36-48 hours, except for the Rapid COVID-19 Antibody test which gives results in just 10 minutes. We’ll send your results to you via email or SMS, depending on your preference. You’ll also receive a medical certificate with each test that you can use for official purposes, such as travelling or entering a nursing home.

At Epicentre, we pride ourselves on providing accurate and affordable testing services that suit your needs and preferences. Our testing process is simple and hassle-free, and our staff is always available to answer any questions or concerns you may have. So why wait? Visit our website today to book your test or find out more about our offerings. We look forward to serving you!

Confidential and Reliable Testing at Epicentre

At Epicentre, we understand the importance of confidential and reliable testing services. We are committed to providing you with accurate and confidential results that you can trust.

All our testing services, including our HIV monitoring tests, are conducted in a private and comfortable environment by our highly trained and experienced staff. We use state-of-the-art equipment and follow strict quality control measures to ensure accurate and reliable results.

We also take great care to protect your privacy and confidentiality. Your personal information and test results are kept strictly confidential, and we will only share them with you or your healthcare provider with your permission. We also adhere to all relevant data protection laws and regulations to safeguard your information.

At Epicentre, we believe that everyone has the right to access confidential and reliable testing services, regardless of their background or circumstances. That’s why we offer our services at affordable prices, and we also have special deals and discounts available to make testing even more accessible.

HIV Testing Myths and Misconceptions

HIV testing is an essential part of HIV prevention and treatment. However, there are many myths and misconceptions surrounding HIV testing that can prevent people from getting tested or seeking treatment.

One common myth is that getting tested for HIV is painful or invasive. In reality, HIV testing is a simple and painless procedure that usually involves a small blood sample or a swab from the inside of your cheek.

At Epicentre, our testing services are conducted in a private and comfortable environment, and our staff are trained to make the process as easy and stress-free as possible.

Another common misconception is that HIV testing is expensive or only available to certain groups of people. At Epicentre, we offer our testing services at affordable prices, and we believe that everyone has the right to access confidential and reliable testing services, regardless of their background or circumstances.

Some people may also believe that they don’t need to get tested for HIV if they don’t have any symptoms. However, many people with HIV don’t experience any symptoms for years, and the only way to know for sure if you have HIV is to get tested.

Finally, some people may be afraid of getting tested for HIV because they fear being stigmatized or discriminated against. At Epicentre, we take great care to protect your privacy and confidentiality, and we will only share your personal information or test results with your permission.

It’s important to separate fact from fiction when it comes to HIV testing. If you have any questions or concerns about HIV testing, don’t hesitate to contact us or speak to a healthcare provider. Remember, getting tested for HIV is a vital step in protecting your health and the health of those around you.

Epicentre’s Commitment to Affordable Healthcare

At Epicentre, we are committed to providing top-notch medical testing services at an affordable price. We understand that navigating the world of medical aid can be complicated, which is why we’ve simplified the process for you.

By contracting out of medical aid, we can offer you our services without breaking the bank.

All we ask is that you pay with cash or card at our Walk-In Lab. It’s that simple! And if you have medical aid benefits, we’ve got you covered. We’ll email you an invoice after your visit that you can use to claim back from your medical aid provider. This way, you can still enjoy the benefits of your medical aid plan while taking advantage of our affordable prices.

Contracting out of medical aid has allowed us to reduce our administrative burden, which means we can pass the savings on to you. It also ensures that your medical savings last longer and you get more value for your money.

So why wait? Use our Walk-In Lab today for top-quality medical testing services at a fraction of the cost. We’re committed to making healthcare accessible to all, and we can’t wait to see you!

Supporting the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

At Epicentre, we are committed to supporting the fight against HIV/AIDS.

As a leading provider of medical testing services, we understand the importance of early detection and treatment for HIV, which is why we offer a range of HIV monitoring tests to our clients.

In addition to our testing services, we are also actively involved in raising awareness about HIV/AIDS and providing education on prevention and treatment. We believe that by empowering individuals with knowledge and resources, we can make a significant impact in the fight against this disease.

As part of our commitment to supporting the fight against HIV/AIDS, we also partner with organizations and initiatives that share our mission. We have worked with local clinics and NGOs to provide testing services and education to underserved communities, and we continue to seek out new opportunities to make a difference.

We believe that access to quality healthcare is a basic human right, and we are committed to making our services accessible and affordable to all. Whether you need an HIV monitoring test or any other medical testing service, you can trust us to provide confidential, reliable, and affordable care. Join us in the fight against HIV/AIDS and schedule your test today.

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For 20 years Epicentre has been fighting South African’s infectious diseases, and now we’re taking on COVID-19! We are a company founded on a vision, ending disease in South Africa! So we believe in making an IMPACT.

We are an independent organization that is committed to creating a positive impact on health & wellness for all in South Africa. We want to close the gap between unscreened, undiagnosed, and uncontrolled HIV & COVID-19 infections as well as other chronic diseases for all South Africans.

By booking your tests with Epicentre, you are supporting a real local company that has worked for 20 years in all 9 provinces, from Pollsmoor prison to Constantia; & you’re getting a gold standard service that experts trust!

Epicentre Special Deals

We offer free and heavily discounted tests as they are subsidized by research organizations that are looking to use this anonymous information to investigate various research questions, like can people test themselves for COVID?

10% Off All Walk-In Lab Tests

Only for pensioners at all branches.

Free Blood Pressure Tests

With all Walk-In Lab tests

Rapid COVID-19 Antigen/infection testing

R50 pensioners discount!

Epicentre offers

Walk-In Lab

Please note that our packages are just a guide, you can pick any of these tests in these packages, add extra tests or take out any tests. Choose what suits your needs!

Women’s Wellness Package (Foundation)

Women’s Wellness Package (+40yrs)

Men’s Wellness Package (Foundation)

Men’s Wellness Package (+40yrs)

Arthritis Package

Athletes Total Wellness Package

Diabetes Monitoring Package

Diabetes Screening Package

Comprehensive Metabolic Panel Package

Comprehensive Weight Loss Package

Kidney Package

Liver & Pancreas Package

Long COVID Package

HIV Monitoring Package

HIV Screening Package

Iron Deficiency & Anaemia Package

Menopause Package

Women’s Fertility Test Package

Men’s Fertility Test Package

STI Screening Package

Thyroid Screening Package

Laboratory Typhoid Test


Measles Test Package

Drive Through

Drive-Thru COVID Tests

Rapid COVID-19 Antigen/infection testing

(R250 with a R50 pensioners discount!)

Drive-Thru COVID-19 PCR Testing


Home based COVID-19 PCR Testing

(R1150 + travel over 50kms)

Rapid COVID-19 Antibody Tests

On Sale! (R150)

Express International Flight Testing

(PCR Flight certificate in 12hrs)


Cape Town Only

Extra Express International Flight Testing

(PCR Flight certificate in 4-5hrs)


Cape Town Only

International Flight Testing Package

(PCR + Antiviral Mask)


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