If the death was not deemed a coroner’s case, you may have a private autopsy performed at your expense. Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and The Ohio State University Medical Center perform a private autopsy. Costs range from $1,800 - $2,900*, but does not include transportation to their facility.
For more information, contact WSU Department of Pathology, 140 White Hall, 3640 Col. Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435-0001; telephone (937) 775-2625 or OSU Medical Center, Department of Pathology, 081 Davis Heart & Lung Research Institute, 473 West 12th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210-1240; telephone a (614) 247-7485.
*Rates subject to change.