Brent J. Bedke, MD
Kingman , AZ 86409-1039
As a pathologist, Dr. Brent Bedke is an expert in identifying disease through laboratory analysis of tissue samples, bone marrow, blood, and other body fluids. He specializes in diagnosing a wide range of diseases, including cancer. He also serves as co- medical director of the KRMC Clinical Laboratory, which involves close collaboration with referring physicians to ensure the accuracy and optimization of laboratory testing.
Dr. Bedke attended the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City before completing a residency in pathology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He continued at Mayo to complete a fellowship in cytopathology. He is a member of the College of American Pathologists, the American Society of Cytopathology, the American Medical Association, and the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology.
Dr. Bedke's vital skills enhance the quality of healthcare in our community. Pathology expertise leads to the proper diagnosis, treatment, and management of many health conditions and diseases, including cancer, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes.
Dr. Bedke states: "As a pathologist, I usually don't have personal contact with the patients I serve. However, I am highly accountable to the patients and their doctors to ensure all test results are accurate. With my background and training, I use the same meticulous procedures used at Mayo to provide extremely thorough and accurate laboratory analysis as quickly as possible." He adds, "I'm here to serve the community and provide the best care possible."
Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine – Salt Lake City, Utah
Residency: Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota (Pathology)
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota (Cytopathology)