• 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

  • Division of Research at LSUHSC Earns 20 Impact Score for COBRE

    Roles for Pathology Faculty in the COBRE application: Christopher Kevil, COBRE Principle Investigator A. Wayne Orr, Core Leader, Redox Molecular Signaling Core Shenuarin Bhuiyan, Subcore Leader, Cardiovascular Phenotyping Subcore Xinggui Shen, Subcore Leader, Analytical Redox Biology Subcore Active/Pending/Completed: Pending (20 Impact Score) Project Number/PI/Role:  A.W....
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  • LSUHSC Abstract Presentations for USCAP 2018

    LSU Health Sciences Center Department of Pathology submitted 11 abstracts for USCAP in Vancouver, BC March 17-23, 2018; remarkably all but two were accepted.  For a complete list of the titled abstracts and their respective authors please click the following link: presentations-uscap-2018      ...
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  • LSU Health Sciences Center and the Department of Pathology Welcomes Dr. Juan Mercado

    Dr. Mercado comes to us from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) where he completed his Fellowship and is now the second Neuromuscular Pathologist to join our department.  For more information on Dr. Mercado please click here.    ...
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  • USCAP Annual Meeting

    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada USCAP’s Annual Meeting in Vancouver will exceed your expectations and give you a glimpse of both contemporary and vibrant pathology education at its best. The Academy encourages you to make the most of this conference, designed for a broad spectrum of...
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