Consultation Service

MLabs combines the scientific rigor and infrastructure investment of a top academic research institution with the efficiency, flexibility and responsiveness of a private reference lab. Partnering with MLabs means gaining access to one of the largest, most productive pathology enterprises in academic medicine, with faculty equally passionate about both scientific discovery and service excellence. Our sole focus is delivering world class pathology services to colleagues around the region and across the country. By making nationally recognized faculty and state-of-the-science technology easily accessible, we help you meet your practice’s needs for on-time, accurate pathology results. Bring us your biggest pathology challenge. We look forward to exceeding your expectations.

At MLabs, we encourage our clients to challenge us with their most difficult, perplexing cases. A passion for discovery and breakthrough science has been a hallmark of pathology at the University of Michigan for more than a century. Partnering with MLabs means tapping into that passion to answer your toughest questions. We offer a full range of pathology services, including cutting edge molecular diagnostics, a large menu of immunohistochemistry stains, electron microscopy, digital imaging and more. Consultations and second opinions are communicated by fax and are often accompanied by a phone call to the referring pathologist to address questions and help prepare for conversations with providers and patients. Challenge us. We will guide you to the right test and deliver comprehensive, actionable results, emphasizing collaboration and personal service every step of the way.

Sub-Specialty Services:

All Specimens or Evaluations can be sent by express mail or courier service to:

Michigan Medicine Laboratories (MLabs)
N-LNC Specimen Processing
2800 Plymouth Rd., Bldg. 35
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800

Slides or blocks should be accompanied by an Anatomic Pathology Consultation Requisition (PDF).

Surgical pathology consultations including muscle, nerve and renal biopsy specimens or cytopathology evaluations (gynecological and non-gynecological) should be accompanied by a Surgical / Cytopathology Requisition (PDF). Specimens for dermatopathology evaluations should be accompanied by a Dermatopathology Requisition (PDF).

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