A full service pathology centre for women

The New Cervical Screening Program. What's Changed.

Welcome to Western Women’s Pathology.

Headed up by directors, Dr Adeline Tan and Professor Colin Stewart, WWP is staffed by a team of highly skilled histopathologists and cytopathologists who bring a wealth of experience in all areas of women’s pathology. This team of specialists also have ThinPrep® certification in cytology.

The new Cervical Cancer Screening

Better protection, less testing.

On 1st December 2017, the 2 yearly Pap smear has been replaced by 5 yearly cervical screening

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Gynaecological and breast pathology services.

  • Histopathology reported by our specialist team.
  • Synoptic reporting according to RCPA colleage and international reporting guidelines.
  • Macroscopic and microscopic images available for review.
  • Adjunctive pathology tests.
  • Microbiology nucleic acid testing (STI screening including M.genitalium).
  • ThinPrep® liquid based cytology and reliable high-risk HPV testing (COBAS 6800 HPV assay).
  • All abnormal findings reported by specialised cytopathologists with ThinPrep® certification.
  • Pap test results with recommendations based on the Renewed Cervical Screening Program.
  • Cytology and histology results are correlated.
  • Fine needle biopsies.
  • Frozen sections and sentinel node reporting.
  • BRCA testing.

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Obstetric pathology services.

  • Generation® and Generation Plus® (Non-invasive Prenatal Test).
  • First trimester and second trimester screening test.
  • Glucose tolerance testing (OGGT).
  • Parentage / Immigration DNA Identification testing service.
  • Placental histopathology.
  • Foetal Fibronectin (fFn) testing - available late 2018.

Generation - NIPT
Materials for Download

Medical Practitioner Fact Sheet

NIPT Sample Collection Instructions

Generation Test Request Form

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Contact us

Suite 2/178 Cambridge Street
Wembley WA
Phone:(08) 6380 8300