Head and Neck Pathology
The Head and Neck Pathology subspecialty service is dedicated to diagnostic excellence and to exploring new and innovative methodologies for effective patient care and management.
Our tumor volume includes lesions from the oral cavity, oropharynx, nasopharynx, nasal cavity, larynx, thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, salivary glands, neck lymph nodes, and ear.
The members of the Head and Neck also are members of the Cytopathology subspecialty service with expertise in head and neck cytopathology.
We incorporate immunohistochemical staining, FISH analysis and next generation sequencing for diagnosis and treatment planning.
We work closely with our multidisciplinary UR Medicine Head and Neck team that includes head and neck surgeons, oral surgeons, speech pathologists, researchers, radiologists, and oncologists to discuss and decide the most effective patients management and care.
- Ellen Giampoli, M.D., Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Subspecialty Director, Head and Neck
- Anna-Karoline Israel, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
- Xiaolan Ou, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
- Dongwei Zhang, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
For more information or to request our services, please call (585) 275-3191.