The Department of Cellular Pathology

The Department of Cellular Pathology

Cellular Pathology

The Department of Cellular Pathology provides comprehensive histopathology, non-gynae cytology, andrology and mortuary services for the Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust and for the North Nottinghamshire Health Community.

The Mortuary at King’s Mill Hospital is a well-equipped unit and provides a comprehensive body store and viewing service to the Trust. There is no Post Mortem Service on-site.

The department is accredited by United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS).

The laboratory also complies with HTA Standards.

Department Opening Hours

The Histopathology Department is open from 08:30 am to 17:00 pm Monday to Friday.

There is no out of hours service for Histopathology.

The Mortuary is open from 09:00 am to 17:00 pm Monday to Friday.

Mortuary 24 hour on call service available for viewings and external admissions via switchboard.

Meet the Team

Head of Service/Consultant Histopathologist   

Dr Gill              

Histopathology Manager   

Advanced/Senior Biomedical Scientist  

Advanced/Senior Biomedical Scientist                                                       

Clair S  

Michelle W

Claire K

Useful links & Patient Info Leaflets


The Pathology Service at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is committed to providing a high quality diagnostic service supporting the clinical requirements of all users.

We are required by UKAS, our accreditation body, to carry out an annual survey to seek feedback from our users as to whether the Department meets their expectations and requirements. This feedback will help us shape the future of the service and help us to continuously improve.

We would be most grateful if you could spare a few moments to complete the below questionnaire. All responses will be anonymous.

Service user survey

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