Department of Ophthalmology

Ocular Pathology Service

Lions Eye Pathology Laboratory

Who We Are --

Since 1982, the Lions Eye Pathology Laboratory, a section of the Lions Sight Research Center at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, has supported the clinical, investigative, and academic requirements of South Texas’ ophthalmologists and their patients.

 

Patient pathology care, education and research is done in a CAP/CLIA certified laboratory setting.


Frank W. Scribbick, III, MD
Director, Lions Eye Pathology Laboratory

Photo of Dr. Frank W. Scribbick, III
Matthew Caldwell, MD
Assistant Director, Lions Eye Pathology Laboratory

Photo of Dr. Matt Caldewell

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What We Do--

  • Specimen accession and archiving
  • Specimen photography and microphotography
  • Gross examination
  • Microscopic examination and diagnostic interpretations
  • Case consultations
  • Postmortem tissue analysis
  • Research histology preparations (special stains and IHC)
  • Frozen sections
  • Slide scanning, image analysis
  • Residency teaching program

How to Reach Us --
Phone: (210) 567-8460
Fax: (210) 567-8413

Mailing Address --

UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
ATTN: Lions Eye Pathology Laboratory
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 6230
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900

 

How to Submit Specimens -- (include specimen submission form and billing information)
Specimens must be submitted to UTHSCSA Eye Pathology Laboratory with a request for specimen preparation and interpretation with report. (or request for a consultation with report).Our laboratory will bill the requesting institution. We do not bill patients! Your request maybe routed through a pathology reference laboratory of your choice. Please refer to the forms below.


How to Submit Specimens for Histology or Send Slides for Consultation


Ophthalmic Pathology Laboratory Request Form


Ophthalmic Pathology Laboratory -- Request for Consultation


Mail Shipments


UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
ATTN: Lions Eye Pathology Lab, McD 4.520
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 6230
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900

Courier Shipments (24-hr access)


Greehey Research & Academic Campus
8403 Floyd Curl Drive
Mc Dermott Bldg., Room 4.520
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900

 

Diagnostic Imaging

Echography Service

Lions Low Vision Center

Visual Function Testing Service