Services & Specialties

Experts in Pathological Evaluation

The Division of Pathology provides diagnostic services to Cincinnati Children's and beyond, including the pathological evaluation of all biopsy material (surgical pathology) and autopsies. 

We have state-of-the-art resources including electron microscopy, laser capture microdissection, next-gen sequencing and clinical and research laboratories for the study of childhood disease. Areas of special expertise include: 

  • Histopathology
  • Cytopathology
  • Neuromuscular Pathology
  • Hematopathology
  • Nephropathology 
  • Neuropathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology
  • Placental and Fetal Pathology
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Molecular and Genomic Pathology Services (MGPS) – Infectious Disease Testing
  • Molecular and Genomic Pathology Services (MGPS) – Cancer Sequencing (NGS)
  • Tissue BioBanking

To speak with a physician or consult about a patient, call 513-636-4261

Why Choose Us?

We provide a full service anatomic diagnostic pathology evaluation of patient biopsies utilizing the following resources:

  • Full staff of board-certified pediatric pathology specialists
  • Fully operational histology lab for processing all routine biopsy specimens
  • A full range of highly specialized histologic technology including special histochemical stains, immunohistochemical stains, molecular technology and electron microscopy

We also provide a broad range of clinical pathology procedures including collection procedures, instrumentation and methodologies oriented to children's needs.

To speak with a physician or consult about a patient, please call 513-636-4261.


Learn about the research efforts being conducted by the Division of Pathology. Read More

Fellowship Program

The Division of Pathology at Cincinnati Children’s offers an ACGME-accredited, one-year fellowship in pediatric pathology.

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