Renal Pathology


Welcome to UTPath Renal Pathology

The Renal Pathology Division of UTPath, led by Dr. Amanda Tchakarov, is committed to providing rapid turnaround of the most definitive diagnosis of renal disease possible with same-day telephone consultation on renal biopsies received in the laboratory by noon and complete final reports with light microscopy, immunofluorescence, and electron microscopy results within two days. Rush processing of specimens received on Saturday is available for native or renal allograft biopsies requested by 5:00 pm on Friday. Online teleconference review of microscopic findings is available if requested. Reports include photomicrographs of light microscopy, immunofluorescence and electron microscopy findings and are delivered online, by fax and by standard mail. The UTPath Renal Pathology laboratory is dedicated to both diagnostic and service excellence with clear, concise, photographically-illustrated reports and friendly, helpful client services and support personnel.