Pulmonary and Thoracic Pathology

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Pulmonary and Thoracic Pathology Consultation Services

The Diagnostic Service in Pulmonary and Thoracic Pathology at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center provides comprehensive second opinion, consultation, and diagnostic patient care by expert pathologists, including:

  • Experienced comprehensive diagnostics of non-neoplastic lung disease, including interstitial lung disease and pulmonary hypertension. 
  • Correlation of pathologic findings with clinical and imaging information.
  • State of the art carcinoma classification, including ancillary immunohistochemistry and access to molecular testing. Assistance with the interpretation and practical significance of the testing is also available.
  • Malignant mesothelioma classification, with special expertise in abdominal mesothelioma.
  • Electron microscopy, with expertise in ultrastructural analysis of ciliary dysmotility disorders.

Dr. Alain Borczuk's accolades include: 

  • America's Top Doctors - 14th Edition
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area - 18th Edition
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer - 10th Edition
  • New York Magazine: Top Doctors: 2015, 2014 & 2016

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Pulmonary and Thoracic Pathology Consultation Services

The Diagnostic Service in Pulmonary and Thoracic Pathology at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center provides comprehensive second opinion, consultation, and diagnostic patient care by expert pathologists, including:

  • Experienced comprehensive diagnostics of non-neoplastic lung disease, including interstitial lung disease and pulmonary hypertension. 
  • Correlation of pathologic findings with clinical and imaging information.
  • State of the art carcinoma classification, including ancillary immunohistochemistry and access to molecular testing. Assistance with the interpretation and practical significance of the testing is also available.
  • Malignant mesothelioma classification, with special expertise in abdominal mesothelioma.
  • Electron microscopy, with expertise in ultrastructural analysis of ciliary dysmotility disorders.

Dr. Alain Borczuk's accolades include: 

  • America's Top Doctors - 14th Edition
  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area - 18th Edition
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer - 10th Edition
  • New York Magazine: Top Doctors: 2015, 2014 & 2016

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America's Top Doctors

General Contact

Alain Borczuk, MD
Vice Chairman for Anatomic Pathology
alb9003@med.cornell.edu

WCMC-NYPH
525 East 68th Street, Starr 1000
New York, NY 10065
Tel: 212-746-2700
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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