About Us

Our Mission

Texas Medical Specialty, Inc. has been at the forefront of developing highly sensitive, reliable medical assays for HLA testing with the shortest turnaround time in the industry. One of our biggest priorities is working with laboratory researchers and physicians to develop tests to monitor rejection and acceptance responses in patients requiring an organ transplantation. We strive for perfection in all of our testing services, and our organization is uniquely optimized to provide these services at an affordable cost.

Meet the Director

Dr. Afzal Nikaein, PHD, President and Director of Texas Medical Specialty, Inc., has devoted many years to performing research in the field of transplantation. Her ongoing interest includes being able to detect rejection or tolerance which would help in monitoring transplant recipients and better managing their immunosuppressive drug intake.

Our Accreditation and Certification

At Texas Medical Specialty, Inc., our laboratory testing and practices carefully follow standards set by the American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (ASHI), by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act (CLIA), College of American Pathologist(CAP) and by United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).