Information for Clinicians

Laboratory Details

Pathology South provides a comprehensive service to meet the requirements of both the community and the Royal Hobart Hospital.

The testing laboratory is located on the first floor of the Royal Hobart Hospital which ensures that diagnostic services are provided to the requesting Medical Practitioner in a timely manner.

We are the Tasmanian referral centre for molecular biology, cytogenetics, renal biopsies, electron microscopy, immunophenotyping, stem cell transplantation and many specialised microbiological, chemical, haematological and endocrine tests.

Our range of routine and emergency pathology services include:

  • Anatomical Pathology
  • Biochemistry
  • Cytogenetics
  • Endocrinology
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Haematology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Transfusion/Bloodbank
  • Viral Serology

Laboratory Telephone Numbers

Specialist Pathologists may be contacted via the relevant laboratory numbers below, or after hours through the Royal Hobart Hospital switchboard on 03 6166 8308.

General Enquiries 6166 0150 Flow Cytometry 6166 8913
Anatomical Pathology 6166 8770 Microbiology 6166 8417
Clinical Chemistry (specialised) 6166 8745 Molecular Medicine 6166 8912
Core Laboratory 6166 8776 Specialised Haematology 6166 8774
Cytogenetics 6166 8297 Stem Cell Laboratory 6166 8744
Cytology 6166 8235 Transfusion Medicine 6166 8411
Endocrinology 6166 8781 Viral serology 6166 8777