Our Service

UF Health Pathology Laboratories' Head & Neck, Oral & Dermatopathology Comprehensive Services Division is composed of an expert team of pathologists who are readily available for one-on-one consultation with physicians via phone or e-mail. We adhere to a 48-hour (or less) turnaround time on most pathology cases and accept most insurance types. UF Health Pathology Laboratories also offers free courier pick-ups and FedEx overnight service for specimens, and we make biopsy, cytology and fine needle aspiration kits available upon request.

The Head & Neck, Oral & Dermatopathology Comprehensive Services Division works with the following specimen types:
  • Biopsy shave
  • Biopsy punch
  • Excision
  • Fine needle aspiration (FNA)
We utilize our FNA and bone/skin & soft tissue extraction services to diagnose biopsies from the following body parts:
  • Ears
  • Nose
  • Throat
  • Sinuses
  • Neck (thyroid and salivary glands and lymph nodes)
  • Oral cavity (mucosa, soft tissue, bone and teeth)
  • Skin and subcutaneous tissue and nodules
Head & Neck, Oral & Dermatopathology Comprehensive Services