Cardiopulmonary Pathology

Contact Information

UCLA Pathology Outreach Client Services
10833 Le Conte Ave, A3-259 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: 310-267-2680 | Email
Fax: 310-267-2685

  • New client account activation
  • Requisitions and supplies
  • Specimen requirements and transport
  • Report status and results
  • Arrange consult with pathologist assigned to case
  • Billing inquiries and assistance

Specimen delivery address:
UCLA Pathology Outreach
Specimen Receiving
10833 Le Conte Ave, A3-240 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Hours: Mon to Fri, 6:00 am - 8:00 pm

UCLA Cardiothoracic pathologists are experts in the diagnosis of a wide variety of cardiovascular, pulmonary, thymic, and pleural diseases, including heart and lung transplantation pathology and the pathology of medical devices. Both surgical and autopsy pathology consultations are performed.

Services

  • Review of surgical pathology specimens, including heart, lung, thymus, and pleura biopsies; excised native and prosthetic heart valves; IVC filters; blood vessels.
  • Consultation services on complex autopsy specimens, including sudden cardiac death; complex congenital heart disease; hearts with implanted mechanical devices such as ventricle assist devices, prosthetic valves, and stents.

Faculty