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  general enquiries on 03 6166 0150 , or after hours through the Royal Hobart Hospital switchboard on 03 6166 8308.