About us

National Center of Pathology, Affiliate of Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Klinikos has been in operation since 1979. The Center is located in Santariskes – the major medical campus in Vilnius, with National Cancer Institute, Santaros Klinikos, and Children's Hospital located nearby. It performs pathology tests for the major University hospitals as well as many other public and private medical institutions in Vilnius and Lithuania. Specialized tests are also performed for health care institutions of Latvia and Kyrgyz Republic. The Center performs approximately 48,000 surgical pathology cases, nearly 65,000 cytopathology tests, and about 100 autopsies per year.
A broad spectrum of services including general and specialized pathology testing, along with innovative process management and information technologies, make the Center a unique laboratory in the Baltic region.