• Academic-Caliber Pathology

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Meet Our Team

At LSU Health Shreveport, our dedicated team of pathologists provide definitive diagnostics paired with exceptional turnaround time. We take a consultative approach to ensure our clients and their patients receive exceptional quality of care.

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Our Pathology Services

Rich with history, LSU Health Shreveport's pathology program was established in 1970. Our unwaivering commitment to diagnostic excellence and collaboration has led us to offer 20 sub-specialty areas of pathology maintaining our physician-to-physician consultative approach.  
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At LSU Health Shreveport, we take pride in providing exceptional diagnostic services with rapid turnaround time. We provide multiple report deliver options to meet the needs of our physicians clients including: mail, fax, email and our physician portal.

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Welcome to LSU Health Shreveport

Welcome to the Department of Pathology at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport. The Department of Pathology is composed of an outstanding faculty of 28 faculty members, 12 residents, 3 fellows, and almost 200 administrative and laboratory staff. We provide diagnostic services to patients within our hospital system and numerous patients regionally, nationally and internationally via our ever expanding Pathology Outreach Services program. We at LSU Health Shreveport Pathology Outreach Services realize that quality and efficiency are of the utmost importance in delivering the best care possible to your patients. Our employees continuously strive to ensure that each client receives the highest quality, accuracy, and technologically advanced services available. Most importantly, it is our commitment to providing a personal touch, range of services, and highly qualified personnel that sets us apart from other facilities.

Our Anatomic and Clinical Laboratories are CAP, AABB, FDA, and JCAHO accredited with all technical personnel being appropriately licensed both at the national and state level. Additionally, many technical personnel also possess a specialist license in their area of expertise. Our technical staff is trained in handling all accounts, regardless of size, in an individualized manner to insure that customer specifications are continuously achieved.

Our Anatomic Pathology Division and Clinical Pathology Division technical and administrative personnel are not only knowledgeable but highly experienced in their area of expertise and embrace a team approach to quality care, education and research.

Thank you for visiting and giving us the opportunity to share with you our pathology department. We believe that professionalism, teamwork, personalized methods, quality patient care, higher education and research are the foundation of a successful and brighter future for all.



Our News

  • Dr. William R. Mathews – 38th Annual Lecture in Pathology

    On September 27 – 28th, 2018, LSU Health Shreveport will host Dr. Allen Gown as he reviews interesting cases in Medical School Room 2-305. Dr. Gown is recognized as one of the world’s leading experts in diagnostics and research applications of immunohistochemistry (IHC). CLICK HERE...
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  • LSU Health At Kidney Week 2018

    October 23 – 28th, 2018, LSU Health Pathology will host and exhibit at 2018 ASN Kidney Week in San Diego, California. LSU Health will be at booth #1135 in the Exhibit Hall. ABOUT ASN KIDNEY WEEK ASN Kidney Week 2018 registration, scientific exposition, plenary sessions,...
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  • LSU Health Shreveport Awarded $10.5 Million COBRE Grant by NIH

    LSU Health Shreveport has been awarded a five-year, $10.5 million Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant by the National Institutes of Health.  The current grant raises the total NIH funding to the Pathology Department to $3.7 million in annual funding, which would rank #1...
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  • LSU Pathologists and Researchers publish article on monoclonal immunoglobulin-related renal diseases

    On February 19th, Drs. Guillermo Herrera, Jiamin Teng, & Elba Turbat-Herrera, in collobaration with several other outside clinicians and researchers, co-authored an article on monoclonal immunoglobulin-related renal diseases in Nature Reviews Nephrology. Click here to read the publication....
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