Discover What Sets Us Apart
Outstanding, centralized Dermatopathology has been a core strength of West Dermatology since its inception and remains so today. Directed by Payam Abrishami, M.D., our CAP-certified Dermatopathology Laboratory in Placentia, California is a leading technologic facility built in 2009. Our elite scientists develop your skin biopsies into the best histologic sections, stains and gene expression products, including state-of-the-art research markers.
Our skilled dermatopathologists are leaders in dermatology and pathology with the expertise to interpret these studies into instructive and accurate diagnoses.
Results Within 24 Hours
Easy To Read Reports
Advanced Molecular Diagnostic Services
Meet Our Team
PAYAM ABRISHAMI, M.D.
“Dermatology and Dermatopathology are inseparable in my mind. As a clinician, I strive to issue pathology reports that are precise, easy to understand, and in the language of clinical medicine, whenever possible.”
Andy C. HSI, M.D.
“I want to treat each and every patient like how I would want my loved ones to be treated. As a Dermatopathologist, it is my goal to provide the most actionable diagnosis to every biopsy in order to help achieve the best clinical outcome.”
Amy Yang, M.D.
“My top priority is to provide the most accurate, timely, and personalized diagnosis for every patient.”
*Over 90% of specimens are diagnosed and reported within 24 hours of receipt.
Newport Beach Support Office
680 Newport Center Dr. STE 150
Newport Beach, CA 92660