Fast, accurate diagnosis is the foundation of an effective treatment plan
A Pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of the biologic, chemical and physical sciences. This specialist uses information gathered from the microscopic examination of tissue specimens, cells and body fluids, and from clinical laboratory tests on body fluids and secretions for the diagnosis, exclusion and monitoring of disease.
—American Board of Medical Specialties.
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Peconic Bay Medical Center’s specialists provide comprehensive care you can trust
Our affiliated and staff pathologists provide expert consultation to primary care physicians and other medical specialists in diagnosing illness, interpreting test results, and monitoring patients’ conditions.
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