You can't do anything. Are you on dialysis? I have no idea what he could have meant if he didn't order something or do anything. Did you have lab work done? Was it something he saw there? That's a heck of a thing to tell someone without an explanation.
Did he mention the term hemochromatosis? If so that is too much iron stored in the body; the cure is not so much a cure as an ongoing therapy where they actually remove blood periodically as this is an excellent way of reducing iron levels safely.
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