Department of Pathology Diagnostic Services

Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology

The Division of Oral Pathology performs diagnostic evaluation of specimens from the oral and maxillofacial regions. These specimens include both bony and soft tissue lesions from adult and pediatric patients. 

The division is under the leadership of Dr. David Zegarelli, a well respected authority in the field of oral pathology with over 30 years experience. Together, Drs. David Zegarelli, Elizabeth Philipone, and Angela Yoon provide a full-range of diagnostic services on biopsy specimens collected at dentists’ and physicians’ private offices throughout the tri-state area. Each case receives a comprehensive evaluation, including review of medical history and pertinent radiographs. When indicated immunohistochemical and molecular diagnostic assessments are performed in conjunction with routine histopathology review, aimed toward providing information regarding possible additional therapy and overall prognosis. In addition, the Division can provide second opinion consultation services, reviewing slides prepared elsewhere.

The oral pathologists are also experts in clinical management of patients with a variety of mucosal conditions. The members of our Division are adept at conducting proper head and neck examinations, performing mucosal biopsies and providing proper treatment.






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Columbia University
Medical Center
630 W. 168th Street
Ph15W-1562
New York, NY 10032
Phone 212-305-4599
Fax 212-305-5958

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Columbia University
Medical Center
630 W. 168th Street
Ph15W-1562
New York, NY 10032

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Contact Us

  • Columbia University Pathology
    Client Services

    Tel: 800 653-8200
    Fax: 646 426-0080
    e-Mail:
    pathology_customerservice
    @columbia.edu
  • Autopsy

    Tel: 212 305-6239

    Clinical Laboratories

    Tel: 212 305-5602

    Cytopathology

    Tel: 212 305-2360

    GYN Pathology

    Tel: 212 305-3531

    Neuropathology

    Tel: 212 305-4531

    Renal Pathology

    Tel: 212 305-7460

    Surgical Pathology

    Tel: 212 305-6719
 
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