Peninsula Health pathology services are provided by Dorevitch Pathology.

The services provide superior quality, speed, and convenience by the most modern facilities and processes, using highly trained and experienced scientists, plus the advantage of pathologist consultation covering all medical disciplines.

Frankston Laboratory – providing services to Peninsula Health

The Dorevitch Pathology laboratory at Frankston Hospital primarily provides pathology services for Peninsula Health facilities at Frankston and Rosebud Hospitals, The Mornington Centre, Golf Links Road and other associated facilities.

Located on Level 3 of Frankston Hospital, the Frankston Laboratory offers services in all disciplines including biochemistry, microbiology, histopathology, haematology, immunohaematology, and cytology.
Autologous blood collection and Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) for cytological examination are also performed at the laboratory.

Collection services

Collection services are provided by blood collection rounds within hospital sites, and outpatients are able to attend Dorevitch Pathology collection rooms for specimen collection prior to their outpatient appointments. Please note that routine specimen collection is not performed at the laboratory.

Further information on Dorevitch Pathology, including the location of our collection centres, can be obtained at