Neuropathology and Eye Pathology
UF Health Pathology Laboratories' Neuropathology and Eye Pathology Division makes superior clinical services available to patients with central and peripheral nervous system neoplasia and related disorders, and proactively supports neurosurgeons and oncologists in the care of their patients.
We are committed to actively contributing to the advancement of the field of neuropathology and to the education of tomorrow's pathologists, oncologists, neurosurgeons and neurologists. Our Neuropathology and Eye Pathology Division provides clinical services for patients with eye disorders and proactively assists and support ophthalmologists in the care of their patients. We practice a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and treatment of these diseases. In addition to our evaluation of conventional histology and electron microscopy, we routinely utilize a quantitative panel of specialized immunohistochemical, cytogenetic and molecular techniques.
- Making comprehensive academic instruction available for students of the University of Florida's Colleges of Medicine and Dentistry;
- Participating in the education of UF neurosurgery, neurology, ophthalmology and pathology fellows and residents, as well as continuing medical education for physicians; and
- Making pathology services available to Shands Hospital at the University of Florida and the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center, as well as physicians and patients throughout the state of Florida.