Surgical Pathology

Section Director: Jay Wasman, M.D.

Our Department processes approximately 35,000 surgical specimens per year. In addition, the Department of Dermatology accessions and signs out approximately 18,000 dermatopathology specimens annually at UHCMC. Our Department works collaboratively with the Department of Dermatology in the clinical and educational aspects of Dermatopathology. The range of surgical specimens is broad, and virtually every anatomic site is represented in our case material. Service is provided by the following subspecialty teams.

Subspecialty Team Leader
Bone & Soft Tissue/Sarcoma Pathology Robin Elliott, MD
Breast Pathology Hannah Gilmore, MD
Cardiac Pathology Mark Rodgers, MD
Dermatopathology Jessica Sigel, MD
Endocrine Pathology Sylvia L. Asa, MD, PhD
Gastrointestinal Pathology Kenneth Friedman, MD 
Genitourinary Pathology Robin Elliott, MD
Gynecologic Pathology Raymond Redline, MD
Head and Neck Pathology Jay Wasman, MD
Liver/hepatobiliary Pathology Wendy Liu, MD
Lung Pathology Wadad Mneimneh, MD
Neuropathology Mark Cohen, MD  and  Marta Couce, MD
Ophthalmic Pathology Marta Couce, MD
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Ivan Stojanov, DMD
Perinatal Pathology Raymond Redline, MD
Pediatric Pathology Raymond Redline, MD
Renal Pathology Shuling Zheng, MD
Transplant Pathology Mohamed El Hag, MD