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Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Consultation Services

The Division of Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center offers complete consultation services by our expert pathologists, including:

  • Consultations for gastrointestinal tract, liver, and pancreatic biopsy and research specimens.
  • Special expertise in the assessment of Barrett's esophagus, colorectal cancer, liver biopsies, pancreatic tumors, appendiceal neoplasms, and pseudomyxoma peritonei.
  • Microsatellite instability testing.
  • Immunohistochemistry.
  • Molecular testing for KRAS and BRAF mutations.
  • Rapid turnaround time (typically 24 business hours from receipt of slides; longer for molecular testing), followed by a telephone consultation and faxed report.

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Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Consultation Services

The Division of Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center offers complete consultation services by our expert pathologists, including:

  • Consultations for gastrointestinal tract, liver, and pancreatic biopsy and research specimens.
  • Special expertise in the assessment of Barrett's esophagus, colorectal cancer, liver biopsies, pancreatic tumors, appendiceal neoplasms, and pseudomyxoma peritonei.
  • Microsatellite instability testing.
  • Immunohistochemistry.
  • Molecular testing for KRAS and BRAF mutations.
  • Rapid turnaround time (typically 24 business hours from receipt of slides; longer for molecular testing), followed by a telephone consultation and faxed report.

 

The Importance of a Second Opinion

Second Opinions: Gastrointestinal Pathology 3

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Faculty

General contact

Rhonda K. Yantiss, MD
Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology
rhy2001@med.cornell.edu

Jose Jessurun, MD
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine WCMC-NYPH
joj9034@med.cornell.edu

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
WCMC-NYPH
525 East 68th Street, ST-1015C
New York, NY 10065
Tel: 212-746-2824
Fax: 212-746-8624

Billing and insurance information

The staff of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center welcomes your billing inquiries. If you have any questions about billing, please contact us:

Billing inquiries: (212) 746-6445
Toll-free: 800-551-0670, ext. 7466445
Fax: (212) 746-3856

We participate with most insurance carriers and bill the carrier directly, which results in little or no cost to the patient. However, the patient is responsible for deductibles and co-pays.

Please contact us if a patient does not have an insurance carrier on our list of accepted insurance carriers prior to sending the case to us.

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