Raul S. Gonzalez, M.D.

Raul S. Gonzalez, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 626
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-1702

Professional Bio

Dr. Gonzalez obtained his M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia in 2008, followed by residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Emory University. He completed fellowships in Surgical Pathology and Gastrointestinal Pathology at Vanderbilt University, where he also worked as an Instructor. He joined the University of Rochester as an Assistant Professor of Pathology in 2014.
His professional interests are in the fields of gastrointestinal, hepatic, and pancreatobiliary pathology. His research includes studies on colorectal and pancreatobiliary neoplasia and the morphology of non-neoplastic liver disease. He is also interested in the education and training of pathology residents.

Recent Journal Articles

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2015 Aug
Cates JM, Memoli VA, Gonzalez RS. "Cell cycle and apoptosis regulatory proteins, proliferative markers, cell signaling molecules, CD209, and decorin immunoreactivity in low-grade myxofibrosarcoma and myxoma." Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology. 2015 Aug; 467(2):211-6. Epub 2015 May 05.
2015 Aug
Chamberlain BK, McClain CM, Gonzalez RS, Coffin CM, Cates JM. "Granular cell tumors overexpress TFE3 without corollary gene rearrangement-Reply." Human pathology. 2015 Aug; 46(8):1243. Epub 2015 Apr 21.
2015 Jul
Gonzalez RS, Schwartz DA, Shi C. "Colestipol granules in the colon: macroscopic and microscopic findings." Histopathology. 2015 Jul; 67(1):141-2. Epub 2015 Jan 13.
2015 Apr 24
Gonzalez RS, Cates JM, Washington MK, Beauchamp RD, Coffey RJ, Shi C. "Adenoma-like adenocarcinoma: a subtype of colorectal carcinoma with good prognosis, deceptive appearance on biopsy and frequent KRAS mutation." Histopathology. 2015 Apr 24; Epub 2015 Apr 24.
2015 Mar
Shi C, Gonzalez RS, Zhao Z, Koyama T, Cornish TC, Hande KR, Walker R, Sandler M, Berlin J, Liu EH. "Liver metastases of small intestine neuroendocrine tumors: Ki-67 heterogeneity and World Health Organization grade discordance with primary tumors." American journal of clinical pathology. 2015 Mar; 143(3):398-404.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary


Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology - American Board of Pathology


MD | Medicine | Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University2008
BA | Chemistry | Emory University2004

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at Vanderbilt University07/01/2013 - 12/31/013
Fellowship in Anatomic Pathology at Vanderbilt University07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
Residency at Emory University Hospital- GME Office07/01/2009 - 06/30/2012
Internship at Emory University Hospital- GME Office07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009