Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology (DHM) provides comprehensive 24-hour specialist pathology services tailored to the needs of the St Vincent's Campus.

Our Services

Our practice includes more than 90 specialist pathologists, who provide a diagnostic and consultative service appropriate to the requirements of a large tertiary referral hospital. Our pathologists warmly encourage doctors to contact them if they can be of assistance in any way. They are available to discuss individual patients and to provide information or advice on ordering tests, result interpretation, or any aspects of pathology. Our pathologists wish to develop personal and ongoing relationships with referring doctors so that they may support and assist practitioners in clinical practice.


Our Pathologists:

  • Offer an outstanding breadth and depth of expertise, with specialists in all major sub-disciplines of pathology
  • Actively participate in clinical meetings and slide review sessions with St Vincent's clinicians
  • Perform specialist investigative procedures at the Hospital, including intra-operative frozen sections and fine needle aspiration biopsies
  • Are currently involved in a number of research projects on campus in association with the Garvan Institute of Medical Research
  • Provide a dedicated central laboratory service for international and local clinical trials
  • Participate in postgraduate education of general practitioners and various speciality groups
  • Hold several adjunct positions at the School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Sydney, as part of DHM’s commitment to medical education


Sonic Dx – electronic download of pathology results, anywhere and anytime:

  • Securely share reports with colleagues or patients
  • Request additional tests electronically
  • Access cumulative results and graphing
  • Sonic Edu app – The Sonic Pathology Handbook is available online providing doctors with a complete guide to the interpretation of pathology tests
  • Filter results by location and other options
  • Enable custom reports – developed especially for you, to meet your needs
  • Order pathology supplies online
  • Install on your desktop, iOS or Android

For further information, please contact our Client IT Department, on (02) 9855 5454 or 1800 653 779.


On-site Collection Centre Staff:

  • Conduct regular hospital ward rounds for inpatients
  • Perform routine collections for outpatients
  • Provide a 24-hour service for urgent collections
  • Record ECGs and provide a Holter monitor service as well as Blood Pressure Monitors
  • Are available for paediatric collections by appointment


St Vincent’s Clinic Collection Centre
Suite 507B, 5th Floor
Cnr Victoria & Oxford Streets,
Darlinghurst, NSW
T (02) 8382 6586
F (02) 8382 6588

Hours:     Monday - Friday, 8.00am – 6.00pm


Main Laboratory: (02) 9855 5222 or 1800 222 365

Results: 1800 555 100

Accounts: (02) 9855 5500 or 1800 015 973