Phone: 410-955-2405 | Fax: 410-367-2404

Anatomic Pathology Consultation Services

The Johns Hopkins Medical Laboratory provides world-recognized expertise in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology consultation. Our pathologists accept traditional glass slide second opinion consultations or digitally scanned whole slides.

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

  • Broad expertise in virtually all specialties
  • Direct line to responsive central receptionist to handle inquiries
  • Prompt response
    • Automatic faxed notification that cases have been received
    • Two-to-three-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


To send consult slides:

If you are a pathologist or clinician/physician, please complete the Consultation request form.

Where to send your slides



Consultation Directory
Autopsy / Rapid Autopsy Jody E. Hooper MD
Bone Pathology Edward McCarthy, MD
John Gross, MD, MS
Breast Pathology Pedram Argani, MD
Ashley Cimino-Mathews, MD
Cardiovascular Pathology Charles Steenbergen, MD, Phd
Marc Halushka, MD, Phd
Cytopathology Syed Ali, MD
Peter Illei, MD
Zahra Maleki, MD
Erika Rodriguez, MD, PhD
Christopher VandenBussche, MD, PhD
Dermatopathology & Oral Pathology Janis Taube, MD
Walter Rush, MD
Gary Warnock, DDS
Gastrointestinal
 - consult service brochure
Tatianna Larman, MD
Kiyoko Oshima, MD, PhD
Lysandra Voltaggio, MD
Gynecological Pathology Brigitte Ronnett, MD
Russell Vang, MD
Deyin Xing, MD, PhD
Head & Neck Pathology Lisa Rooper, MD
Hematopathology and Flow Cytometry Michael Borowitz, MD, PhD
Christopher Gocke, MD
Rena Xian, MD, MS
Liver Pathology
 - consult service brochure
Robert A. Anders, MD, PhD
Tatianna Larman, MD
Kiyoko Oshima, MD, PhD
Lysandra Voltaggio, MD
Neuropathology Juan Troncoso, MD
Fausto Rodriguez, MD
Ophthalmologic Pathology Charles Eberhart, MD, PhD
Pancreas / Biliary Pathology
 - consult service brochure
Ralph Hruban, MD
Liz Thompson, MD, PhD
Pediatric Pathology Avi Rosenberg, MD, PhD
Pedram Argani, MD
Pulmonary Pathology Neoplastic
Peter Illei, MD
Qing Kay Li, MD, PhD

Non-neoplastic
Peter Illei, MD
Renal Pathology Serena Bagnasco MD
Soft Tissue Pathology Lysandra Voltaggio, MD
John Gross, MD, MS
Urologic Pathology Jonathan I. Epstein, MD
Andres Matoso, MD
Tamara Lotan, MD
Other cases Jonathan I. Epstein, MD

Where to Send Your Slides


Surgical Pathology Slides

(Most cases)
Johns Hopkins Medical Laboratories
1620 McElderry Street
Reed Hall Room 315
Baltimore, MD 21205
Phone: 410-955-2405
Fax: 410-367-2404


Cytopathology Slides

The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 N Wolfe Street
Cytopathology Consult Service
Pathology, Room 412D
Baltimore, MD 21287-6940
Phone: 410-955-3520
Fax: 410-955-3438


Dermatopathology Slides

For all dermatopathology-related information, please visit the Johns Hopkins Dermatopathology site.