KDL Pathology Expands Team, Hires Dermatopathologist

May 23, 2012

East Tennessee laboratory expands team with addition of new dermatopathologist Dr. Joshua G. Gapp

Knoxville, Tenn. (PRWEB) May 22, 2012

KDL Pathology, a privately-held specialty pathology group that provides comprehensive testing for skin and ophthalmic disease, has announced that Dr. Joshua G. Gapp will be joining its team. Gapp comes to KDL from Nashville and will officially begin working on July 1.

After receiving his M.D. from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, Gapp completed his fellowship in dermatopathology as well as a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. While there he also served as chief resident in anatomic and clinical pathology.

In addition to practicing dermatopathology, Dr. Gapp is currently completing an executive MBA at Vanderbilt University. A member of the American Medical Association and the American Society of Dermatopathology, Dr. Gapp was formerly a dermatopathologist with Associated Pathologists, an affiliate of PathGroup.

“Dr. Gapp is an excellent addition to our team,” said Dr. Paul Googe, physician and founder of Knoxville Dermatopathology Laboratory. “We are confident that his experience and background will be a positive addition to KDL, helping us to further our mission of providing high quality, physician-centered and patient-focused services to our clients.”

KDL, established in 1997 by Dr. Paul Googe, is the only accredited dermatopathology laboratory in East Tennessee. Trusted by physicians, patients and other laboratories alike for the most accurate and reliable pathology services, KDL dermatopathologists are board-certified by the American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology and are considered key opinion leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma and other skin disorders.

About KDL Pathology

KDL Pathology is a privately-held specialty pathology group that offers rapid, comprehensive testing for skin and ophthalmic disease through its laboratory division, Knoxville Dermatopathology Laboratory. KDL ranks highest in client satisfaction and receives requests for expert consultation from other laboratories and pathologists nationwide. In addition, KDL´s Specialty Lab division offers women´s health skin biopsy and general anatomic pathology testing for breast and gynecology-related issues. KDL is certified by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP), and licensed by the state of Tennessee. For more information, please visit http://www.kdlpathology.com.


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