Chief of the department: Plotnitsky Aleksey Valerievich, M.D., a pathologist of the highest qualification category.

The department conducts:

  • Histological examination of biopsy and surgical material using standard and additional histochemical methods of drug coloring.
  • Immunohistochemical diagnosis of a wide range of neoplasms on the immunostimer BenchMark ULTRA with a wide range of antibodies used.
  • Genetic methods for diagnosing a fixed material in the form of in situ hybridization without the use of fluorescent labels using chromogens to determine genetic mutations of the HER-2 gene in patients with breast cancer.
  • Carrying out autopsy work.

The department widely interacts with colleagues from leading medical institutions of the country for additional consultations, expert opinions.

Digital and telemedicine technologies are used to consult with leading clinics in the US and Germany.

Advice to patients

The material for the study is taken both from profile departments in the established order, and from patients with prepared histological specimens for revision or additional methods of research.

Scientific and educational activities

Clinical pathologies (pathology physicians) of the Pirogov Center regularly participate in the creation of morphological sections for dissertations and scientific reports of physicians in clinical specialties.

Contact Information

Address: 105203, Moscow, Nizhnyaya Pervomayskaya str., 70
Contact phone number: +7 (499) 464-03-03
+7 (499) 463-65-30

How to reach us by using public transport

“Pervomaiskaya” metro station (last carriage of the train out of the city centre). From “Pervomaiskaya” metro station by any tram or trolley bus go to the stop “15th Parkovaya Street”. Go along the 15th Park Street to the intersection with the Nizhnyaya Pervomaiskaya Street, turn left and walk about a hundred meters to the entrance of the Pirogov National Medical and Surgical Center.