What We Offer

Locally sourced, accurate and timely interpretation and diagnosis, and robust customer service including the availability to discuss findings with your provider as well as the patient, and troubleshooting your billing questions.

 

Is Colorado Springs Pathology Associates accredited?

Yes, we are compliant with all required certifications and licenses. In addition, all our pathologists are certified by the American Board of Pathology. Our pathologists also hold certifications in several sub-specialties.

What Insurance do you accept?

  • See our complete list of insurance that we accept under the Services tab.

What Medical Specialties Do you Work With?

  • Gastroenterology & hepatology
  • All general & surgical subspecialties
  • OB/GYN
  • Radiology
  • Dermatology
  • Family Practice
  • Any specialty that provides biopsy or cytology services to you
 

How will I be billed for my pathology services?

Pathology services you receive will be billed to your insurance. We also accept TriCare, Medicare and Medicaid. In addition, we have options for self-pay patients that make this an easy, affordable and convenient experience for you.  Our services including insurance filing, claims, and billing and we are here for you when you have questions.

What Services Do you provide?

  • Diagnoses of surgical and cytology specimens
  • Same day fine needle aspiration services
  • In-office frozen section support

Our SERVICES INCLUDE

Anatomic Pathology Services:

We are a local pathology service provider and strongly believe that sourcing these important services enhances the patient's care at all levels.

We have over 38 years of pathology experience between us with expertise in gastrointestinal, breast, thyroid, and skin biopsies:  you are guaranteed the most accurate diagnosis in the shortest possible amount of time

On-Site frozen section services:  we will come to you and provide a rapid diagnosis

 

Cytology:  Pap Smears Using The ThinPrep System

We provide the most modern and comprehensive testing of your Pap smear available based on your age and your provider's additional testing requests

Specific infectious disease testing using your Pap smear vial:  eliminates the need for obtaining additional material or another visit to your provider.

Cytology:  From other sites

We can help your provider diagnose lesions using fine needle aspirations (FNA):  looking at cells obtained from a very thin needle to provide a diagnosis

FNA is commonly used for thyroid, breast, lung, salivary gland, and other soft tissue lesions

We can also make diagnoses on specimens provided through scraping or brushing, similar to a Pap smear, but from other sites such as the esophagus or air ways

ADDITIONAL SERVICES 

Standardized reporting using accepted guidelines

The most modern tumor diagnostic and prognostic markers to provide you and your doctor with the best and most accurate diagnosis and prognosis

Reporting format that is clear, easy to read, and accompanied with relevant photomicrographs of the case

Electronic interface available to delivery your pathology report to your physician's electronic medical record (EMR)

Pro-active approach to resolving billing concerns

Educational brochures explaining pathology services and billing