Northwell Health provides comprehensive and routine testing of specimens 24 hours a day, seven days a week through our pathology and laboratory services. Though patients do not often interact with our pathologists, our experts touch almost every service and patient within the health system. Pathologists diagnose disease, determine its causes, and monitor diseases from common condition to complex infections. Our pathology and laboratory service also provide second opinions and subspecialty consultations for patients.
The pathology and lab services consist of board-certified physicians, scientists, laboratory technicians, lab assistants, biologists, chemists, geneticists and other specialists working collaboratively to examine and diagnose specimens.