Central Texas Pathology Laboratory (CTPL)
was formed in 1997 when Waco Clinical Pathology Laboratory and Medical Laboratory Service of Waco merged to form one company. CTPL then joined the Little River Healthcare family in 2016. All pathologists at CTPL are board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. Multiple CTPL Pathologists have subspecialty boards in Cytopathology and Hematopathology.
The pathologists at Central Texas Pathology Laboratory have been serving the Waco-Central Texas area for over 50 years and have combined experience of over 105 years.
CLIA Laboratory Directorships:
Central Texas Pathology – Gary Geldmeier, MD
Little River Healthcare – Rockdale – Larry Cartmell Jr., MD
Little River Healthcare – Cameron – Larry Cartmell Jr., MD
King’s Daughters Clinic – Larry Cartmell Jr., MD
Our Mission Statement
CTPL is committed to the practice of quality anatomic pathology in the communities it serves.
CTPL will retain a staff of board-certified pathologists, properly trained support personnel, and appropriate technology to achieve high standards.
CTPL is committed to sound short-term and long-term financial decisions and strategies that will allow it to meet the expectations of its patients, referring physicians, and employees, so that it may remain a viable, anatomic pathology laboratory.
CTPL will respond to all professional and employee issues with honesty and integrity. Discrimination, harassment, fraud, and/or abuse will not be tolerated.
Six West Medical Center
601 West Highway 6, Suite 111
Waco, TX 76710