Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine participates in the care of virtually every Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient, using the most sophisticated methods for making accurate diagnoses in all areas of anatomic and clinical pathology. In addition, the department provides expert consultation services to the outside community. Our expert pathologists and clinical scientists are committed to improving precision medicine approaches, advancing basic science and translational research, and providing excellent training and education.

What We Offer

Medical Education

Learn more about residency, fellowships and other training program opportunities within our department.

Test tubes

Latest Discoveries & Offerings

Learn about the latest in testing, research, and other advances at the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

Consultation Services

We provide a comprehensive test menu and consultations including autopsy, breast, cardiac and molecular pathology.

Biobank and Research Pathology Resource

The Biobank provides the necessary blood and tissue samples to advance scientific discovery.

Case of the Month

A male patient in his 40s presented to outside hospital after developing left facial droop, slurred speech and urinary incontinence while traveling. The medical history was remarkable for Tdap vaccination administered three days prior to the commencement of his symptoms. MRI of the brain and spinal cord showed multifocal enhancing confluent white matter lesions. He was diagnosed with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM).

Have Questions or Need Help?

Call us or send a message to the Pathology & Laboratory Medicine team. You can also have us call you back at your convenience.

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
8700 Beverly Blvd., Room 8612
Los Angeles, CA 90048-1804

Available 24 hours a day


Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Pacific Time (U.S.)