Surgical Pathology Services

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

Surgical pathology offers full histology services including immunohistochemistry and histochemical stains.  

Surgical Pathology Subspecialties and Consultants


Breast Pathology:

Dr. Michael O. Idowu 
Dr. Valentina Robila
Dr. Raghavendra Pillappa


Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Pathology:

Dr. Valentina Robila
Dr. Raghavendra Pillappa 



Dr. Mark Mochel 
Dr. Jennifer Crimmins


Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Pathology:

Dr. Adele Kraft
Dr. Austin Wiles


Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology:

Dr. Melissa Contos 
Dr. Michael Idowu 
Dr. Bryce Hatfield


Genitourinary Pathology:

Dr. Steven Smith 
Dr. Selvaraj Muthusamy
Dr. Valentina Robila


Gynecologic Pathology:

Dr. Sadia Sayeed 
Dr. Bryce Hatfield Bryce.Hatfield@vcuhealth.orgDr. Raghavendra Pillappa 



Dr. Hope Richard 
Dr. Woon Chow


Renal Pathology:

Dr. H. Davis Massey
Dr. Selvaraj Muthusamy


Soft Tissue and Bone Pathology:

Dr. Steven Smith 
Dr. Mark Mochel


Additional Resources

In addition to our faculty, there are at least three Pathology Residents staffing our clinical labs. We also have three Pathologists' Assistants (PA) working in Surgical Pathology and Autopsy. For more information please contact Megan Pierce at (804) 828-2091 or Brittany Reiter at (804) 628-2949,

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