About Us

The WCPL team is proud to serve our clients and their patients.  WCPL is one of the leading providers of anatomic pathology and cytology services across the entire United States of America.

Headquartered in Hercules, Northern California, we have been providing diagnostic testing, information and services for more than 25 years.

West Coast Pathology Laboratories is a privately held anatomic pathology and cytology laboratory company. We are totally committed to providing the best service possible, with a meticulousness that is unsurpassed in today’s marketplace.

Aside from our qualitative excellence, we distinguish ourselves from other laboratories via our quality control and exceptionally quick turnaround time e.g. 24 hours on non cytology specimens and 3-5 days across cytology services. An exceptional and growing team of pathologists, physicians, laboratory staff (that work around the clock) and business support functions enable us to deliver on our promises.Our services are provided Nationwide.

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Our Vision

To become a significant player in the pathology laboratory market across the United States of America, gaining a universal reputation for qualitative excellence across the board of services offered.

Our Values

  • Integrity: This is fundamental to our philosophy and in turn success, and is reflected in our people, processes and actions.
  • Responsibility & Accountability: The two go hand in hand. As a company and as individuals, we accept full responsibility for our provision of services, accuracy and results; and in turn are fully accountable for their ramifications.
  • Quality Driven: Our customers and their patients are of paramount importance in everything that we do, internally and across every customer touch point. We are unrelenting in our approach to provide our customers with accurate and timely data.
  • Innovation: We are continually striving to improve the quality and in turn efficiency of services that we offer via new ways of thinking and/or the incorporation of technology.