Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) Procedure
Dr. Carla B. MacLeod performs ultrasound guided FNA biopsies in our comfortable office setting in Gaithersburg, MD. FNA Biopsy is minimally invasive method that provides accurate and useful diagnosis to the referring physician while minimizing the anxiety, pain, risk, and expense for the patient. The biopsy result will allow the physician to efficiently plan appropriate follow up care.
Parking is easy and patient education brochures are available in English and Spanish. We participate with almost all insurance companies, and billing questions or concerns are easily handled by in-office staff or by a billing specialist focused on patient care and satisfaction.
- Low risk
- Low cost compared to surgical biopsy
- Quick results
- High diagnostic yield
- No pre-testing required
- Minimal discomfort
- Virtually any palpable mass can be sampled
- For non-palpable masses, ultrasound-guided FNA is the appropriate procedure
Patient Service Center Location
18205-A Flower Hill Way. Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 10 am - 6 pm
Contact: (301) 926 - 4707, [email protected]
Please note our patient service entrance is 18205-A with reception and waiting area for your procedure. CBM Pathology has additional entrances for administration (18201-A, 18203-A) and deliveries (18207- A).