Dr. David S Mehr MD
Pathologist | Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology750 W 800 N Orem UT, 84057
Dr. David Mehr is a pathologist practicing in Orem, UT. Dr. Mehr is a doctor who specializes in the study of bodily fluids and tissues. As a pathologist, Dr. Mehr can help your primary care doctor make a diagnosis about your medical condition. Dr. Mehr may perform a tissue biopsy to determine if a patient has cancer, practice genetic testing, and complete a number of laboratory examinations. Pathologists can also perform autopsies which can determine a persons cause of death and gain information about genetic progression of a disease.
Education and Training
University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine 1993
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