Dr. Phadkes Pathology Laboratory and Infertility Centre was established by Dr. A.M. Phadke in 1965 at Udyam. Dr. Avinash Phadke and Dr. Mrs Vandana Phadke joined him in 1981. The laboratory since then has been doing specialised infertility investigations, pathology investigations, histopathology examinations, specialised immunoassay tests like thyroid tests, reproductive hormone assays, tumor markers, drug assays, hepatitis markers and immunofluorescence tests.
On 1st September 2000 the laboratory entered a joint venture agreement with Nicholas Primal India Limited. Dr. Swati Piramal is the chairman of the new joint venture and Dr. Avinash Phadke is the Managing Director.
The aims of the new joint venture is to provide highest quality pathology investigations of international standards at prices affordable to local population. To achieve this aim the laboratory upgraded itself by acquiring state of art equipments of highest quality. The laboratory is now equipped with following instruments.
Elecsys 2010 fully automated electrochemilumnescence system by Roche
Four fully automated vidas systems with computer control by biomeriux
Fully automated immulite chemiluminescence system with computer control by DPC