Pathology is concerned with the study of the derangements of tissue structure and function that occur in disease and the correlation of these changes with clinical signs and symptoms. This clinicopathological approach along with interpretation of tissue biopsies allows the histopathologist to identify the specific lesion.

Location:      VMMC College, 4th Floor, Department of Pathology

Working Hours:       9.00 A.M – 4.00 P.M (Monday to Friday)

                               9.00 A.M – 1.00 P.M (Saturday)


All surgical specimens / tissue biopsies from the various departments of Safdarjang Hospital are received, processed and examined microscopically to reach a definite diagnosis.

Sample Receiving            :  Room No. 413

Sample Receiving Time   :  10.00 AM – 12.00 Noon (Monday to Friday)

2.00P.M – 3.00 P.M     

                                        10.00 A.M – 11.30 A.M (Saturday)  

          No samples are received directly from patients or relatives of patients.

            All samples are received from the concerned department along with the requisition form duly completed and signed by the doctor.

           Review slides from the department of Radiotherapy or any other department are received along with requisition forms duly completed and signed by the doctor.

No slides for review are accepted from patients or relatives of patients directly.

            Time of receiving slides for review:  10.00 AM – 12.30 PM in Room No. 413.


Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC):  Room No. 134, 1st Floor, OPD Building

Timings:     Registration:    9.30 A.M – 11.00 AM (Monday to Friday)

                                          9.30 A.M – 10.30 AM (Saturday)

FNAC procedure:                 11.00 AM – 12.30 PM

Pap’s Smears & fluid Cytology:  Room No.410, in Fourth Floor, Deptt. of  Pathology, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College, New Delhi-110029.

                     Receiving time:           10.00 AM – 12.00 Noon daily.


 All reports can be collected from Room No. 40 between 9.30 AM – 12.00 Noon on all working days.

Last Updated on : 03/02/2014