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Thomas A. Bonfiglio, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-1699

Fax: (585) 276-2047

Biography

Dr. Bonfiglio is former Director of Cytopathology for the URMC Labs. His primary clinical interests are in the areas of gynecologic surgical and cytopathology, fine needle aspiration cytology, and oncologic pathology. He has also served as Director of Surgical Pathology, and as Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

Research

Dr. Bonfiglio's research activity has focused on gynecologic and cytopathology, with a particular interest in the adaptation of new technologies to cytologic diagnosis. He has been involved in the development of automated screening and other imaging devices, and in the evaluation of new uses for minimally-invasive fine needle aspirates for cancer diagnosis.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Anatomic Pathology - American Board of Pathology
  • Cytopathology - American Board of Pathology

Education

1964
BS | St John Fisher College
Biology

1969
MD | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1969 - 06/30/1971
Internship in Pathology-Anatomic and Clinical at University Hospitals of Cleveland

07/01/1971 - 06/30/1972
Residency in Pathology-Anatomic and Clinical at University of Rochester Medical Center

Awards

2010
James W. Reagan Award
Sponsor: International Academy of Cytology

2007
Eric A. Schenk Award for Excellence in Teaching
Sponsor: Dept. of Pathology and Lab Medicine, U of R

2006
Presidents Award in recognition of Contributions to the Society and Cytopathology
Sponsor: American Society of Cytopathology

2002
Educator of the Year Award
Sponsor: Papanicolaou Society of Cytopathology

2001
Ward Burdick Award for Distinguished Service to Clinical Pathology.
Sponsor: American Society for Clinical Pathology

1991
The Papanicolaou Award Meritorious Avheivement
Sponsor: American Society of Cytology

1988
Distinguished Service Award,
Sponsor: American Society for Clinical Pathology

1987
Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Services
Sponsor: American Society of Cytology

1969
Alpha Omega Alpha
Location: University of Rochester

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Publications

Journal Articles

9/2012
Ireland KM, Bonfiglio TA. "Frank Vellios, 1922 to 2011." International journal of gynecological pathology : official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists.. 2012 Sep 0; 31(5):497-8.

10/2011
Wagner DG, Russell DK, Benson JM, Schneider AE, Hoda RS, Bonfiglio TA. "Cellient™ automated cell block versus traditional cell block preparation: a comparison of morphologic features and immunohistochemical staining." Diagnostic cytopathology.. 2011 Oct 0; 39(10):730-6. Epub 2010 Oct 14.

7/2011
Fiscella J, Bonfiglio T, Winters P, Eisinger SH, Fiscella K. "Distinguishing features of endometrial pathology after exposure to the progesterone receptor modulator mifepristone." Human pathology.. 2011 Jul 0; 42(7):947-53. Epub 2011 Feb 11.

Books & Chapters

1997
Book Title: Gynecologic Cytopathology
Author List: Bonfiglio T.A., Erozan Y.
Published By: Raven-Lippincott1997 in Philadelphia

1996
Book Title: Fine Needle Aspiration of Subcutaneous Organs and Tissues. Raven- Lippincott,
Author List: Erozan Y, Bonfiglio, T.A
Published By: Raven- Lippincott1996 in Philadelphia

1994
Book Title: Histologic Typing of Female Genital Tract Tumors. SecondEdition.
Author List: Scully R.C., Bonfiglio T.A., Kurman, R.J., Silverberg S.G., Wilkinson E.J
Published By: Springer-Verlag1994 in New York

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