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Norton Children’s pediatric and perinatal pathology program offers expertise and services designed to meet the special needs of babies, children and teenagers. Norton Children’s has the only board-certified pediatric pathologists in Kentucky. Our pathologists are board certified in anatomic pathology and/or clinical pathology, as well as subspecialized in pediatric pathology. This means they have achieved the highest level of competence in these areas, as verified by a professional medical board. We provide pathology consultations throughout the commonwealth and beyond.
Pathologists are an integral part of the health care team. They provide essential information that helps a care team diagnose and create treatment plans for children. Pathology services include:
Results of a coroner-ordered autopsy can be obtained from the child’s physician or by writing:
Jefferson County Coroner’s Office10511 LaGrange RdBingham BuildingLouisville, KY 40223
If you write to request a report, be sure to include your relationship (parent, guardian) to the child and provide a copy of your photo identification, the child’s name, date of death and your mailing address.
The care your child needs is close to home at Norton Children’s. With a 125-year presence in Louisville, Norton Children’s is a leader in pediatric care across Kentucky and Southern Indiana, providing an expanded footprint that includes: