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Dr. Leigh Hlavaty, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Detroit, MI, with another office in Ann Arbor, MI. She has 21 years of experience. Her specialties include Pathology. Dr. Hlavaty is affiliated with University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers. She speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Leigh Hlavaty has the following 3 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.


A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.


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Locations & Directions

Wayne County Medical Examiner

1300 E Warren Ave
Detroit, MI 48207

U of M Pathology

1500 E Medical Center Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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