Renal Pathology

Surya Ventkata Seshan, MD

Graduate of Government

Medical College, Mysore, India

Trained at Metropolitan Hospital and Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York

Dr. Surya Seshan is a nationally recognized expert in renal pathology. Dr. Seshan has contributed numerous scientific articles to the literature and has co-authored three textbooks: The Kidney in Collagen Vascular Diseases, Classification and Atlas of Glomerular Diseases, and Renal Disease: Classification and Atlas of Tubulointerstitial and Vascular Diseases of the Kidney. Dr. Seshan directs a large renal pathology consultation practice, serving as the renal pathologist for several institutions in the tri-state region.

We offer complete consultation services for examination of renal biopsies

including:

Routine slide (light microscopic) interpretation with special stains, immunofluorescence and electron microscopy.

Evaluation of all medical renal diseases and renal transplantation pathology or transplant renal biopsies.

The final report is based on correlation of the findings from all three techniques and clinical data. Or, findings from all three techniques are integrated in the final report and correlated with clinical data.

Personal telephone consultation within 48 hours and report by fax of preliminary light and immunofluorescence data.

Specimen Collection and Transport

We provide fixatives for routine light, electron and immunofluorescence

microscopy (with appropriate direction), packing material, requisition forms and

pre-paid Federal Express mailers for next day delivery.

Time processing for all three techniques performed by specially trained personnel

in Histology, Immunopathology and Electron Microscopy Laboratories.

For further information, please contact:

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Surgical Pathology Laboratory

525 East 68 Street

New York, NY 10021

Phone: 212-746-2700

or

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

NYHL Outreach Program

Client Services

525 East 68 Street

New York, NY 10021

(212) 746-0670

Phone: 212-746-0670