At East Texas Foot and Ankle Centers we try our very best obtain Pathologist to help diagnose different medical conditions. We use Bako Pathology Services to help with Tyler's need for foot care. What sets Bako Pathology Services apart?

  • In-network status with all national 3rd-party payors
  • Compliant patient-friendly billing policies
  • 24 hour in-house turn-around time for routine specimens
  • Meaningful Use (HL-7) compliant web-based reporting
  • Reports with digital photomicrographic imaging
  • Clear and concise diagnoses with therapeutic options and literature references
  • Dedicated customer service team
  • Board certified dermatopathologists with 50+ years of collective podiatric pathology experience
  • Pathologists available for consultation 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. EST



Epidermal Nerve Fiber Density Analysis



• Uses a simple 3 mm punch biopsy of skin
• Objectively diagnose small fiber peripheral neuropathy
• Establish qualitative and quantitative baselines
• Predict the onset of neuropathy in person at risk
• Monitor the therapeutic effect of surgical and medical treatment