The Clinical Laboratory provides routine and emergency testing for patients on an inpatient and outpatient basis. The laboratory also provides testing services for non-patients referred by community care providers. Total activity includes approximately 855,000 units/tests each year.
To contact the Pathology Lab, please call 314-577-5626 or fax us at 314-268-2471.
Services are available seven days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The laboratories include an accredited staff, including nationally recognized pediatric pathologists, certified clinical laboratory scientists and medical laboratory technologists. Our team provides a broad range of tests for your child:
If your child requires laboratory testing, view the current list of insurance providers who hold contracts with SSM laboratory facilities.
Meet the Team
Carole Vogler, MD
Interim Medical Director
Jacqueline Batanian, PhD
Director, Molecular Cytogenetics
David Brink, MD
Director, Anatomic Pathology
Susan Crawford, DO
Miguel Guzman, MD
Katherine Robbins, MD
Cirilo Sotelo-Avila, MD
Ella Swierkosz, PhD
Director of Network Microbiology Laboratory, SSM Health Care - St. Louis
Connie Thorpe, PA
St. Louis Cord Blood Bank
William Ferguson, MD
The Laboratory holds a valid Health Care Facilities Accreditation (HCFA) Certificate of Accreditation and is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). The Blood Bank is registered with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB). The Stem Cell Laboratory is accredited by FACT.