Clinical Pathology

Special Chemistry

The UMMC special chemistry section of the laboratory is staffed by three medical technologists and clinical laboratory scientists. The department is staffed seven days a week from 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m., and utilizes the most advanced automated instrumentation to ensure accuracy and precision. The department performs approximately 400,000 tests per year, including allergy testing, electrophoresis, immunofixation, sweat tests, rejection drug assays and cancer markers.

The special chemistry department is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for our patients as promptly as possible. Questions, concerns or comments are always appreciated. The direct number for the department is (601) 984-2359.

Section director     Patrick Kyle, PhD
Lead technologistDebbie Virgil, MT (AMT)
Phone(601) 815-4009
Technologists

Sarah Kemp, MT
Cheryl Pickett, MT
Chelsa Newcomer, MT
Kim Green, MT
Dena Booth, MT