Clinical Pathology Services

Call Client Services 804-828-PATH (828-7284); 1-800-363-9234

 

The Division of Clinical Pathology offers a complete range of laboratory testing services. Our laboratories are equipped to provide the highest level of support to health care providers through leading-edge technologies, quality assurance measurements, and laboratory management programs.

 

We offer testing and services in:

  • Clinical Chemistry - only laboratory in the area providing the fetal lung maturity assessment; also proudly provides lipids testing that exceeds the standards of the Center for Disease Control (CDC) National Reference System for Cholesterol (NRS/CHOL).
  • Coagulation/Hemostasis - offers expert testing in the diagnosis of coagulation diseases.
  • Hematology - staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, offers expert interpretations of peripheral blood, bone marrow specimens, and lymph node biopsies.
  • Microbiology/Immunology - staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, it provides full testing services in bacteriology, antimicrobial susceptibility testing, mycobacteriology, mycology, parasitology, clinical virology, flow cytometry, infectious and autoimmune disease serology.
  • Toxicology - only clinical laboratory providing clinical and forensic toxicology services at VCU Health System.
  • Transfusion Medicine - supports a busy, level one trauma center, as well as active liver, cardiac, pediatric cardiac, neonatal, bone marrow transplant and hematology/oncology programs; as well as an onsite Apheresis Unit which provides therapeutic apheresis and peripheral blood stem cell collection.

The Clinical Pathology Receiving area is located on the MCV campus in the Clinical Support Center (CSC), 403 N. 13th Street, 6th floor Room 643. 

Leadership and Contacts in Clinical Pathology:

Susan D. Roseff, MD

Susan D. Roseff, MD
Professor of Pathology

Chair of the Division of Clinical Pathology
Medical Director of Apheresis
Associate Director of the Resident Training Program
Office: (804) 828-0255
Fax: (804) 828-0876
Susan.Roseff@vcuhealth.org

Lorin M. Bachmann, PhD, DABCC
Associate Professor of Pathology
Co-Director of Clinical Chemistry
Co-Director of Point of Care Testing
Office: (804) 828-6407
Fax: (804) 828-7722
Lorin.Bachmann@vcuhealth.org

Justin B. Dalton, MD

Justin B. Dalton, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Director of Clinical Immunology
Office: (804) 828-5389

Fax: (804) 828-8177
Justin.Dalton@vcuhealth.org

Marie C. Do, MD Marie C. Do, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology
Office: (804) 828-0093
Fax: (804) 828-0876
Marie.Do@vcuhealth.org
Christopher D. Doern, PhD

Christopher D. Doern, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Office: (804) 628-0191
Christopher.Doern@vcuhealth.org

Betty A. Forbes, PhD
Betty A. Forbes, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Director of Clinical Microbiology
Office: (804) 828-3494
Betty.Forbes@vcuhealth.org
Guanhua Lai, MD, PhD Guanhua Lai, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Office: (804) 828-7828
Fax: (804) 828-2812
Guanhua.Lai@vcuhealth.org
W. Gregory Miller, PhD
W. Gregory Miller, PhD

Professor of Pathology

Director of Pathology Information Systems,
Director of Clinical Chemistry

Office: (804) 828-0375
Fax: (804) 828-0353
Greg.Miller@vcuhealth.org
Alphonse Poklis, PhD

Alphonse Poklis, PhD
Professor of Pathology

Director of the Toxicology Laboratory
Office: (804) 828-0272
Fax: (804) 828-6156
Alphonse.Poklis@vcuhealth.org

Roger S. Riley, MD, PhD

Roger S. Riley, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Director of the Coagulation Laboratory
Co-Director of Hematology
Office: (804) 628-5780

Fax: (804) 628-2505
Roger.Riley@@vcuhealth.org

Kimberly W. Sanford, MD
Kimberly W. Sanford, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Medical Director of Transfusion Medicine
Medical Director of Stony Point Laboratory
Office: (804) 828-2745
Fax: (804) 828-0876  
Kimberly.Sanford@vcuhealth.org
David S. Wilkinson, MD, PhD

David S. Wilkinson, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Director of Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship

Associate Medical Director of Transfusion Medicine
Professor of Pathology
Office: (804) 828-0183
Fax: (804) 828-2869
David.Wilkinson@vcuhealth.org