UF Health Pathology Laboratories' Microbiology Laboratory makes superior-quality identification and antibiotic susceptibility results available to physicians who care for patients with infectious diseases.

We are committed to actively contributing to the advancement of the field of microbiology and fostering the education of tomorrow's pathologists, microbiologists and infectious disease specialists.

UF Health Pathology Laboratories' full-service Clinical Microbiology Laboratory makes other specialized diagnostic techniques available, including bacteriology and mycology. Both technical and physician pathologist services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The Laboratory's other concerns include:
  • Making comprehensive academic instruction available for students of the University of Florida's Colleges of Medicine and Dentistry;
  • Actively participating in the education of UF infectious disease and pathology residents, as well as contributing to the continuing medical education of physicians; and
  • Making pathology services available to physicians and patients throughout the state of Florida.