Head and Neck Pathology

The Head and Neck Pathology Service provides comprehensive diagnostic expertise and services relating to the pathology of disorders of the head and neck regions including thyroid and parathyroid. Both surgical and cytopathology specimens are accepted. In addition to evaluation by conventional histology or cytology, a variety of specialized immunological and molecular tests are routinely available.

The Service provides services for the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, as well as national and international consultations. Active educational initiatives include daily teaching of students, pathology interns, residents, and fellows, as well as programs for continuing medical education.

Specimen Preparation and Packaging Instructions

Hours:  Specimens are accepted during our regular business hours.

Reports:  Final result reports may be faxed or provided electronically.

UIDL Client Services:
Toll-free: 1-866-844-2522
Local: 1-319-384-7212
Client Services Fax: 319-384-7213
Billing Fax: 319-356-0729


Dr. Robinson

Robert Robinson, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Divisions of Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology
Office: 5238-H Roy Carver Pavilion
Phone: 1-319-356-4163
Email: robert-a-robinson@uiowa.edu


Anand Rajan Kanagasabapathy, MBBS, MD
Office: 5239-A Roy Carver Pavilion
Phone: 1-319-353-6541
Email: anand-rajand@uiowa.edu