Clinical Services

Diagnostic Advantages

An Industry Pioneer

BioVantra is a U.S.-based life sciences company specializing in the translation and development of clinically-relevant molecular diagnostics and anatomic pathology services primarily in the fields of oncology, urology, gynecology, and gastrointestinal pathology. The company provides academic-caliber medical consultations through its industry-leading team of subspecialty fellowships and expert-trained pathologists in uropathology, gynecological pathology, gastrointestinal and liver pathology. BioVantra also offers advanced molecular analyses of patient samples through prognostic testing services and genomic and proteomic profiling to assist physicians in their treatment of cancer and other complex diseases.

Diagnostic Expertise

BioVantra’s unsurpassed technical and diagnostic expertise results in accurate and definitive diagnoses you can act on to provide the best possible care for your patients. 

  • Sub-specialized focus:  An expert, board-certified pathologist with sub-specialized focus (i.e., urology, gastroenterology, and breast/gynecology) reviews every case.
  • Intradepartmental review:  A daily intradepartmental review at a multi-headed microscope is held to examine all malignant, suspicious, or unusual cases.
  • Unique and innovative technologies:  Specimens requiring further evaluation may undergo special or immunohistochemical staining to confirm or reach a final diagnosis.
  • Expert consultants:  In those few cases in which a diagnosis remains indeterminate, BioVantra consults with nationally recognized expert pathologists in the areas of uropathology, gastrointestinal pathology, and breast/gynecological pathology to ensure that every measure has been taken to arrive at a definitive diagnosis.
  • Consistent results:  With BioVantra’s adherence to strict protocols and internal quality controls for specimen handling, processing and diagnosis, clinicians can be confident of consistent and reliable diagnostic results.

Enhanced Services

BioVantra offers the high quality standards of an academic medical center and the personal service of a local pathologist.

  • Clinician-to-pathologist consultation:  Easy access to pathologists for physician-to-physician case discussion, consultation and collaboration.
  • Exceptional turn around time:  Standard 48-hour turn around time on routine cases; STAT case handling upon special request.
  • Dedicated client services representative:  Personalized service from a local client services representative highly experienced in medical facility procedures and workflow enables seamless coordination of all steps impacting your specimen processing and diagnosis.
  • Access and convenience:  Intuitive, easy to use specimen collection kits facilitate proper collection, transport and handling.  Specialty-specific pathology requisitions accommodate clinical information and provide more convenient ordering.  Daily local specimen pickup by in-house courier or by overnight air courier.
  • Extensive insurance coverage:  BioVantra has relationships with numerous national, regional and local insurance providers that allow us to accept your specimens as an in-network provider.
  • Patient education materials:  We provide complimentary patient education materials to assist clinicians educate their patients regarding specific disease conditions, diagnostic tests and treatment options.
  • Quality systems:  Continual quality improvement through our “systems” approach to best pathology practices.

Informative Pathology Reports

BioVantra's reports are clear, concise and offer photomicrographs and color-coded anatomic mapping to provide you with the easy-to-read information that enables prompt treatment decisions.

  • Flexible report delivery options:  BioVantra provides a variety of report delivery options including delivery by courier, online, fax and or/or mail.  Each report can be simultaneously sent to the referring physician, requesting physician and/or the facility in which the procedure was performed.
  • Online Test Results:  Online Test Results provide quick, convenient and easy online access to pathology reports.  Authorized users can use our Online Test Results to view, print or email reports.