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Pathology Partners Network

Why We’re The Perfect Fit

When tissue is the issue, Pathology Partners Network is just that; a partner with your practice in providing accomplished interpretation of biopsy, cytology, screening for the detection of early disease and molecular testing. Our Network is an independent, physician owned, full service pathology laboratory, managed by our board certified pathologists with expertise in Dermatopathology, GI Pathology, Cytology, and Women’s Health. Our freestanding Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) biopsy clinic schedules patients quickly, offering convenient, pathologist collected ultrasound-guided biopsies with results back to you in 1-2 days.

With over 40 years of combined experience, we deliver prompt and accurate diagnoses to the clinicians we serve through the region with personalized customer service for you and your patients.

Yesterday’s vision is today’s insight.

Pathology Partners has added “Ophthalmic Pathology” to our list of specialties.

We are enthusiastic to be working with Timothy Powers, M.D., providing ophthalmic pathology services to eye centers as well as dermatopathology to opthamologists.

We look forward to hearing from you and how we can help you and your practice in this area.

Ophthalmologist and eye surgeon Timothy P. Powers, M.D., graduated from the Quillen-Dishner College of Medicine in 1988. From there, he completed a residency in anatomic pathology at the University of Tennessee Medical Center at Knoxville and a Fellowship in ophthalmic pathology at the Medical University of South Carolina. He then completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Medical University of South Carolina in June 1995.

In July 1995, Dr. Powers joined the staff of The Eye Centers to practice eye surgery, including refractive surgical procedures. Dr. Powers began performing LASIK in 1997. Dr. Powers is on the medical staff of both The Eye Surgery Center of Oak Ridge and at the Methodist Medical Center.

In addition to his surgical practice, Dr. Powers is an Assistant Professor of ocular pathology at the University of Tennessee Medical Center, and he is a contributing author of scientific publications and ophthalmology textbooks.

Dr. Powers is board certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, and is active in several professional organizations, including:

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Member of the American Association of Ophthalmic Pathologists
  • Member of the Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology
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Your Partners in Pathology

Our team of doctors are proud to be Fellows of the American Society of Dermatopathology and be to Associate Professors in the Department of Pathology at the University of Tennessee, Graduate School of Medicine, allowing our team to actively participate in resident education and research. Our Board Certified pathologists emphasize precise and concise reports. Our lab is CLIA certified, ensuring you will always get the most accurate results, and highest standard of quality.