Lismore laboratory

Based at St Vincent's Private Hospital, we provide services to general practitioners, specialists and day surgeries within the Northern Rivers region of NSW, and a 24-hour on-call service to St Vincent's Private Hospital.  

  • Routine haematology, microbiology, biochemistry, coagulation, blood bank and histopathology are all performed in the laboratory.
  • We employ more than 100 local staff and have collection centres located throughout the Northern Rivers.
  • Our three local histopathologists lead the Lismore laboratory scientific team providing a rapid, expert pathology service to the community.
  • We are committed to training new generations of medical scientists and medical practitioners. Our pathologists and scientists are actively engaged in training students.

Pathologists

NameSpecialtiesContact NumberEmail
Dr Andrew MayerHistopathology(02) 6620 1204andrew_mayer@snp.com.au
Dr Juan OrtizHistopathology(02) 6620 1202juan_oritz@snp.com.au
Dr Sarah McGahanDermatopathology, breast pathology, gastrointestinal pathology(02) 6620 1203sarah_mcgahan@snp.com.au