Aurora Diagnostics Announces Acquisition of Pathology Associates of Princeton

apr18PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Aurora Diagnostics, a leading independent pathology services and cancer diagnostics company, today announced the acquisition of Pathology Associates of Princeton, N.J.

Located within the University Medical Center of Princeton in Plainsboro Township, New Jersey, Pathology Associates provides hospital-based professional anatomic pathology and cytopathology services to the Medical Center, as well as outpatient services to local physician offices, clinics, surgical centers, and endoscopy centers in the surrounding area.

“We are delighted to welcome the successful team at Pathology Associates of Princeton to Aurora Diagnostics,” said Daniel D. Crowley, President, Chairman and CEO of Aurora Diagnostics. “Pathology Associates has been providing laboratory and anatomic pathology services to the University Medical Center of Princeton and the surrounding region for 25 years and has established a reputation for excellent quality and service. We look forward to helping the group enhance its capabilities and reach out to new clients as we go forward together.”

“With its emphasis on quality, service, and local community relationships, Aurora is an excellent partner for a group like ours,” said Elliot Krauss, MD, Managing Director of Princeton Pathology. “We are very pleased to be part of this innovative and resourceful company.”

Serving more than 100 hospitals throughout the U.S., Aurora Diagnostics is a leader in providing hospital lab management services.

Additionally, its Aurora Research Institute subsidiary is a leader in helping hospitals and independent labs to ethically provide tissue and blood samples to researchers on the cutting edge of research for effective cancer treatments.

“This acquisition builds on Aurora’s ability to meet the needs of physicians and hospitals in the rapidly changing healthcare environment,” said Mr. Crowley.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

About Aurora Diagnostics
Aurora Diagnostics is the leading independent pathology services and cancer diagnostics company offering integrated diagnostic and personalized medicine consultations and information technology solutions to physicians and hospital systems. Aurora Diagnostics operates 27 community-based pathology lab practices with more than 200 board-certified pathologists, providing services to an array of physician specialists, including dermatologists, obstetricians and gynecologists, family practitioners, gastroenterologists, urologists, general surgeons and oncologists. Aurora pathologists provide diagnostic opinions and work collaboratively with referring physicians to determine appropriate patient treatment options. Aurora also provides services to pharmaceutical companies and other research entities to support their efforts to develop new cancer treatments.

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