Cytopathology

Answers for a definitive diagnosis.

Pathologists from across the world send cases for the cytopathology section at Mayo Clinic to review. This group of subspecialized pathologists offer expert opinions and answers to even the most difficult cases.

2,400+

cases seen each year


12

sub-specialized pathologists



Pathology in Focus

Yajue Huang, M.D., Ph.D. gives an overview of the cytopathology service and the benefits of collaborating with Mayo Clinic Laboratories.

Expertise

Debra Bell, M.D.


Medical School

Albany Medical College

Residency

New York University Medical Center

Fellowship

Cytopathology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Cornell University

Melanie Bois, M.D.


Medical School

Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine

Residency

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Fellowship

Cardiovascular Pathology with emphasis on Pulmonary
Cytopathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Amy Clayton, M.D.


Medical School

University of Kansas Medical School

Residency

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Fellowship

Surgical Pathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Christopher Hartley, M.D.


Medical School

Wake Forest School of Medicine

Residency

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Medical School of Wisconsin

Fellowship

Cytopathology
Liver and Gastrointestinal Pathology
University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
Washington University School of Medicine

Photo of Michael Henry, M.D.

Michael Henry, M.D.


Medical School

University of Minnesota Medical School

Fellowship

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Cytopathology
Naval Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center

Yajue Huang, M.D., Ph.D.


Section Head

Medical School

Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science

Residency

Temple University Hospital

Fellowship

Surgical Pathology
Cytopathology
University of Pennsylvania
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Gary Keeney, M.D.


Medical School

Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Residency

Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Fellowship

Surgical Pathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Michael Rivera, M.D.


Medical School

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine

Residency

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Fellowship

Surgical Pathology
Cytopathology
Head and Neck Pathology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Michael Roh, M.D., Ph.D.


Medical School

University of Michigan Medical School

Residency

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship

Women's & Perinatal Pathology
Cytopathology
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
University of Michigan Medical School

Diva Salomao, M.D.

Medical School

Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora

Residency

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Hennepin County Medical Center

Fellowship

Surgical Pathology
Cytopathology
Guest Fellow in Ophthalmic Pathology
National Institutes of Health
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
University of Iowa

Maryam Shahi, M.D.


Medical School

Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences

Residency

University of MN

Fellowship

Cytopathology
Oncologic Pathology
Gynecology Pathology Assistant
University of MN
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Johns Hopkins Hospital

Charles Sturgis, M.D.


Medical School

University of Kansas School of Medicine

Residency

Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center and Lurie Children's Hospital

Fellowship

Cytopathology
University of Texas at MD Anderson Cancer Center

Testing

Gynecologic cytology: Screening and diagnostic testing

Non-Gynecologic cytology and Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization

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