About Us

Advance Histopathology Laboratory Ltd (AHLab) is an independent Diagnostic Histopathology laboratory which is United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) accredited (9997) and registered with the Information Governance Office and Care Quality Commission.

Headed by Prof Gordon Stamp, who has over 35 years of experience in leading academic and diagnostic centres including Imperial College, The Royal Marsden Hospital and Cancer Research UK laboratories, we have a panel of specialist histopathology consultants working in the leading academic medical centres in the London Region, who are expert in advanced diagnostics for treatment of cancer and other diseases.

Our service is highly efficient, responsive and consultant-led. Our reports are directly sent to the consultant in charge of the care of the patient and we liaise with them to ensure all aspects of the procedure are clear. Our laboratory is set up to provide cover 7 days a week and a turnaround time within a day for small biopsies.

Mission Statement

“To be a centre of excellence providing superior, rapid, accurate services in both clinical diagnostics and research that clinicians, service providers and employees are proud of and investors seek for long-term returns.”

Quality Management

AHLab operate a fully operational Quality Management System, aligned with ISO 15189. All work performed is undertaken by professionally qualified and trained individuals.

AHLab participate in United Kingdom National External Quality Assessment Service (UKNEQAS) and all consultant participate in EQA.

AHLab is committed to the safe and secure handling, storage and disposal of confidential information and accurately reporting results of diagnostic investigations in a timely, confidential and clinically useful manner.