Division of Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

Second Opinions & Consultations

For Patients: Get a Pathology second opinion
For Physicians: Anatomic Pathology consultations

The following features have been incorporated into our consult service to better serve our consulting physicians:

  • Cases sent in as general, or non-directed, are assigned to the appropriate expert.
  • Seamless handling of specimens encompassing more than one pathology specialty, resulting in one comprehensive report.
  • Direct line to responsive central receptionist to handle inquiries.
  • Prompt response
    • Automatic faxed notification that cases have been received
    • 2-3 day turnaround on cases not requiring additional studies
    • Reports automatically faxed and hard copies sent when case is signed out
  • Automatic return of all slides and paraffin blocks, by Federal Express, unless permission granted by consulting physician.
  • Direct billing of patients, if desired and with appropriate information provided.