Based in Dillehunt Hall, the Cytopathology Division processes 12,000 gynecologic specimens, 5,000 non-gynecologic and 1,000 fine needle aspiration biopsies annually. We have three cytopathology faculty including Dr. Ruff, our Medical Director of Cytopathology, and Dr. Morgan, our Cytopathology Fellowship Program Director.


Diagnostic image-guided FNA cytology including:

  • U/Sg thyroid and lymph node FNA
  • EUSg FNA
  • CTg FNA and navigational bronchoscopy
  • FNA of palpable lesions, especially head and neck neoplasms

How to request a consultation

Please submit a requisition form with your consultation request. Please include a complete clinical history.

Consultation requests may be submitted to:

OHSU Department of Pathology
Mail code L471
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239

For additional information, please contact Surgical Pathology.

Phone: 503-494-6776

Fax: 503-494-6787