Pathologists & Specialists

CHRISTOPHER R. BANNWARTH, M.H.S., P.A.-A.S.C.P CHRISTOPHER R. BANNWARTH, M.H.S., P.A.-A.S.C.P
Degree: Master of Health Science, Quinnipiac University, 2001
Certification: A.S.C.P. Pathologists’ Assistant, 2001
American Association of Pathologists’ Assistants Fellow, 2001
   
   
   



 

ALAN F. BROWN, M.D. ALAN F. BROWN, M.D.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2007
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2011
Fellowships: Hematopathology, ARUP Laboratories, University of Utah, 2015
Molecular Genetic Pathology, ARUP Laboratories, University of Utah, 2016
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2015
Hematopathology, 2016
Molecular Genetic Pathology, 2017
Special Interests: Hematopathology, Molecular techniques, Next-generation sequencing, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, Head and Neck Pathology



 

Justin E. Caron M.D. JUSTIN E. CARON, M.D.
Medical School: University of Utah, 2013
Residency: University of Utah Medical Center, 2017
Fellowships: Cytopathology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2018
Combined General Surgical and Genitourinary Pathology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2019
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2017
Cytopathology, 2018
Special Interests: General Anatomic Pathology and Cytopathology with subspecialty interest in Genitourinary Pathology, Head and Neck Pathology, Endocrine Pathology, Gastrointestinal Pathology including Pancreaticobiliary Pathology, Radiology Directed and Endoscopic Ultrasound Guided Directed Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Interpretation.



RUSSELL S. DALZIEL, M.S., P.A. – A.S.C.P. RUSSELL S. DALZIEL, M.S., P.A. – A.S.C.P.
Degree: Masters of Science Pathologists' Assistant Studies
Rosalind Franklin University, 2009
Certification: A.S.C.P. Pathologists' Assistant, 2009
American Association of Pathologists' Assistants Fellow, 2009
   
   
   



 

STEPHEN A. GILL, M.D. STEPHEN A. GILL, M.D.
Medical School: San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (SAUSHEC), 1996
Residency: SAUSHEC, 2001
Fellowship: Cytopathology, SAUSHEC, 2005
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2001
Cytopathology, 2005
Special Interests: General Cytopathology including radiology directed and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation, General Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Gastrointestinal Pathology, Thyroid Pathology



 

EMILY GORMAN, M.D. EMILY GORMAN, M.D.
Medical School: University of Alabama, Birmingham, 2007
Residency: University of Alabama, Birmingham, 2012
Fellowship: Forensic Pathology, Emory University/Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office, 2013
Pediatric Pathology, Harvard University, Boston Children's Hospital, 2014.
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2012
Forensic Pathology, 2013
Pediatric Pathology, 2014
Special Interests: Pediatric and Fetoplacental Pathology, Hematopathology



 

TERESA C. HAYES, M.D. TERESA C. HAYES, M.D.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1982
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1986
Fellowship: Pediatric Pathology, Christus Santa Rosa, 1996
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1987
Pediatric Pathology, 1999
Special Interests: Pediatric and Fetoplacental Pathology, Hematopathology

 

 

KRISTEN LANCASTER, M.D. KRISTEN LANCASTER, M.D.
Medical School: University of Alabama, Birmingham, 1991
Residency: Wilford Hall Medical Center Lackland AFB, Texas, 1997
Fellowship: Pediatric Pathology, Santa Rosa Children's Hospital, 1998
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1997
Pediatric Pathology, 1999
Special Interests: Pediatric and Fetoplacental Pathology, Hematopathology



 

SHAHNILA LATIF, M.D. SHAHNILA LATIF, M.D.
Medical School: Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, 1996
Residency: Louisiana State University Health Science Center, 2004
Fellowship: Cytopathology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, 2005
Renal Pathology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, 2006
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2006
Cytopathology, 2006
Special Interests: General Anatomic Pathology, Nephropathology, Transplant Pathology (liver, kidney, heart and pancreas), General Cytopathology including radiology directed and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation

 


 

SHEEN LIN, P.A.-A.S.C.P. SHEEN LIN, P.A.-A.S.C.P.
Degree: Masters of Science Pathologists’ Assistant Studies-Rosalind Franklin
University of Medicine and Science, 2012
Certification: A.S.C.P. Pathologists’ Assistant, 2012
American Association of Pathologists’ Assistants Fellow, 2012



 

MICHAEL O. LOVELL, M.D. MICHAEL O. LOVELL, M.D.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1997
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2002
Fellowship: Surgical Pathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2002
Cytopathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2003
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2002
Cytopathology, 2003
Special Interests: General Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, Gastrointestinal and Breast Pathology,
General Cytopathology including radiology directed and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation



 

Derek A. Mathis, M.D. DEREK A. MATHIS, M.D.
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School, 1999
Residency: Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, Texas, 2007
Fellowship: Neuropathology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 2012
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2007
Neuropathology, 2012
Special Interests: Neuropathology, General Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Urologic Pathology, Gynecologic Pathology, Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology



 

Mark J. Mentrikoski M.D. MARK J. MENTRIKOSKI M.D.
Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 2010
Residency: University of Virginia Medical Center, 2014
Fellowship: Gynecologic Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2015
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2014
Special Interests: Gynecologic Pathology, General Surgical Pathology with subspecialty interest in Gastrointestinal Pathology, Thoracic Pathology, Urologic Pathology and Head and Neck Pathology.



 

SHAKIL H. MERCHANT, M.D. SHAKIL H. MERCHANT, M.D.
Medical School: Seth G.S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Bombay, India, 1993
Residency: State University of New York, Syracuse, New York, 2000
Fellowship: Surgical Pathology, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, 2001
Hematopathology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2002
Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2003
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2001
Hematopathology, 2002
Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking, 2003
Special Interests: General Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Hematopathology, Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking, Molecular and
Cytogenetic Studies, Immunohistochemistry, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology



 

JOHN D. METTER, M.D. JOHN D. METTER, M.D.
Medical School: Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, 1977
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1981
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1981
Special Interests: General Anatomic Pathology, Gastrointestinal Pathology including Hepatic Pathology, Transplant Pathology (liver, kidney, heart and pancreas)

 


 

August W. Moritz, D.O. AUGUST W. MORITZ, D.O.
Medical School: College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines University, 2012
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2016
Fellowship: Hematopathology, New York University Langone Medical Center, 2017
Breast and Gynecologic Pathology, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2018
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2016
Hematopathology, 2017
Special Interests: Hematopathology, Gynecologic Pathology, Breast Pathology, Immunohistochemistry, Flow Cytometry, Molecular Pathology.



 

PETER E. RAMIREZ, M.D.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1990
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1995
Fellowship: Cytopathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1996
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1995 Cytopathology, 1997
Special Interests: General Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Gynecologic Pathology, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, Gastrointestinal and Breast Pathology, General Cytopathology including radiology directed and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation



 

PAUL E. ROSENTIEL, M.D., Ph.D PAUL E. ROSENSTIEL, M.D., Ph.D
Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, 2011
Residency: Columbia University, New York, NY, 2014
Fellowship: Renal Pathology, Columbia University, New York, NY, 2015
Board Certification: Anatomic Pathology, 2014
Special Interests: Renal Pathology, Transplant Pathology, and General Anatomic Pathology



 

JOYCE G. SCHWARTZ, M.D., M.A. JOYCE G. SCHWARTZ, M.D., M.A.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, 1980
Master of Arts: University of Texas at Austin, 1972
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas, 1984
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1984
Special Interests: Clinical Pathology, Blood Banking, Chemistry, Serology, Infectious Disease, Stem Cell Therapy, Extensive experience in Clinical Pathology and in working with laboratory accreditation agencies and regulators, Extensive experience in validation and introduction of new, state-of-the-art clinical assays for patient care



 

MELINA SHABANI, M.D. MELINA SHABANI, M.D.
Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2010
Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2014
Fellowship: Breast Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2015
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2014
Special Interests: Breast Pathology, General Anatomic Pathology



 

CRAIG M. SMITH, M.H.S., P.A.-A.S.C.P. CRAIG M. SMITH, M.H.S., P.A.-A.S.C.P.
Degree: Masters in Health Science, Quinnipiac University, 2001
Certification: A.S.C.P. Pathology Assistant, 2001
American Association of Pathologists' Assistants Fellow, 2001



 

THEODORE E. SNIDER, M.D. THEODORE E. SNIDER, M.D.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1989
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1994
Fellowship: Surgical and Breast Pathology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 1995
Cytopathology, University of Iowa Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa, 1996
Mini-Fellowship in Gastrointestinal Pathology (Pathology Partners, Inc., Dallas, Texas [currently Caris Life Sciences, GI Pathology Division])
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1995
Cytopathology, 1998
Special Interests: General Anatomic Pathology, with subspecialty interest in Breast and Pulmonary Pathology, General Clinical Pathology, Gastrointestinal Pathology, including Hepatic Pathology, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, General Cytopathology including radiology directed and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation



 

JOHN H. STUCKEY, M.D. JOHN H. STUCKEY, M.D.
Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine, 1983
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Texas, 1989
Fellowship: Cytopathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1990
Hematopathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1991
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1990
Cytopathology, 1991
Hematopathology, 1992
Special Interests: Immunohistochemistry, Cytogenetic and Molecular diagnostic applications to Anatomic Pathology, General Anatomic Pathology, with subspecialty interest in Breast and Gynecologic Pathology, Pulmonary, Head and Neck and Neuropathology, Hematopathology, General Cytopathology including radiology directed and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation



 

CONSTANTINE THEOHARIS, M.D. CONSTANTINE THEOHARIS, M.D.
Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1997
Residency: University of Michigan, 2001
Fellowship: Surgical Pathology, University of Michigan, 2002 Cytopathology, Beth Israel Deaconess-Harvard Medical School, 2007
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2006 Cytopathology, 2008
Special Interests: General Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology with subspecialty interest in Endocrine Pathology, Head and Neck Pathology, and the performance of/evaluation of ultrasound guided fine needle aspiration biopsies.



 

JILL B. UECKER, M.D. JILL B. UECKER, M.D.
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2000
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2005
Fellowship: Cytopathology, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2006
Board Certification: Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2006
Cytopathology, 2007
Special Interests: General Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Gastrointestinal and Breast Pathology, General Cytopathology including radiology guided and endoscopic ultrasound guided directed fine needle aspiration biopsy interpretation
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