North Central Pathology provides complete surgical pathology services for hospitals, physician offices, outpatient surgery centers, dental offices, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, podiatrists, and other health care providers. Our histology (tissue) laboratory is staffed by ASCP registered histology technicians and laboratory aides. We offer a variety of pathology services:

Complete Diagnostic Surgical Pathology Services

  • Gynecologic Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology
  • Dermatopathology
  • Breast Pathology
  • Oral – ENT Pathology
  • Prostate – Genitourinary Pathology
  • Orthopedic Surgery Specimens
  • Podiatric Surgery Specimens
  • Ophthalmologic Surgery Specimens

Intraoperative Evaluation

Frozen sections are available Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. No advance notice is required. If you would like a frozen section performed outside of these hours, please call with 24-hour advance notice to (320) 253-6554.

Tissue Processing Services


Endocervical adenocarcinoma

Sample Testing