Learn more about Cytopathology Specialists and how to choose the right one for you
A cytopathologist is a physician who specializes in the laboratory analysis of cells from bodily fluids and tissue samples. A cytopathologist uses microscopes and laboratory tests to diagnose a variety of disease and conditions, including conditions related to the female reproductive system, the endocrine system, liver, kidneys, nervous system, and gastrointestinal tract. Cytopathologists consult with other doctors to guide patient care.
Cytopathologists work in a laboratory. Doctors send their patients’ cell samples to a cytopathologist for evaluation. A cytopathologist may not directly interact with the patients. Instead, cytopathologists communicate directly with the patient's doctor—such as a primary care doctor, obstetrician-gynecologist, oncologist, neurologist, nephrologist, hepatologist, or endocrinologist—to diagnose disorders or diseases and help monitor treatment. Cytopathologists may consult with other pathologists when analyzing specimens.
A cytopathologist may also be known simply as a pathologist
There are 19 specialists practicing Cytopathology in Columbus, OH with an overall average rating of 5.0 stars. There are 5 hospitals near Columbus, OH with affiliated Cytopathology specialists, including Ohio State University Hospital, James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute and Riverside Methodist Hospital.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I make a same-day appointment with a Cytopathology Specialist in Columbus, OH?
How can I find a Columbus, OH Cytopathology Specialist who takes my insurance?
How can I find a female Cytopathology Specialist in Columbus, OH?
How can I book an appointment online with a Cytopathology Specialist in Columbus, OH?
How can I find a Columbus, OH Cytopathology Specialist who sees patients after hours?
How can I find a top-rated Cytopathology Specialist in Columbus, OH?