Who is LI Path?
LI Path is an anatomic and clinical pathology laboratory located in East Setauket, New York. We have served the community for almost 20 years. Our pathologists are certified by the American Board of Pathology with multiple area of sub-specialties and are active members of the community.
What is a pathologist?
A pathologist is a medically educated physician who has been trained to interpret and diagnose tissue specimens to determine if cancer is present.
What services does LI Path provide?
LI Path provides both anatomic and clinical testing to physicians, hospital laboratories, endoscopy centers and surgery centers.
How are Medicare claims processed?
LI Path will process a claim for Medicare on your behalf. If you have secondary or tertiary insurance, we will file a claim with them as well. Download our insurance list.
What about other insurance plans?
LI Path has contracts with many insurance companies. We will file a claim on your behalf.
How long does it take tissue biopsies to be processed and read by the pathologist?
The usual time it takes for a slide to be read by LI Path pathologist is 24-48 hours. The doctor will than read the report prepared by the pathologist and discuss those findings with the patient. Depending on circumstances, this can take up to 3-5 days or longer if necessary.
Can I receive a copy of my results?
To obtain a copy of your test results, call customer service at 1-888-454-7284. You will be required to sign an authorization form for release of laboratory test results.
How can my report be sent to another physician?
Please contact LI Path and we will submit a request on your behalf that a report be sent to the office requested.
If I have additional questions, who can I call?
Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.