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Monica T. Garcia-Buitrago, M.D.

General Information

Monica T. Garcia-Buitrago, M.D.

Contact

  • Fax: 305-243-5929

Specialties

  • Pathology Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Pathology-Cytopathology

Languages

English, Spanish

Clinical Areas

Clinical interests are Cytopathology and Gastrointestinal Pathology with emphasis in neoplasms and transplant pathology.

Certifications

  • American Board of Pathology
  • American Bd of Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
  • American Board of Pathology-Cytopathology

Roles

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology
  • Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology and Fellowship Program
  • Director of Surgical Pathology

Research Interests

Current areas of research include immunohistochemical markers in gastrointestinal, hepatic and pancreatic neoplasia in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology..

Publications

Awards

Anatomic Pathology Teaching Award 2015
Anatomic Pathology Teaching Award 2011
Nephrology Teaching Award Pathology Core Curriculum Series 2011
Anatomic Pathology Teaching Award 2008
First Place Pathology Microphotography 2003

Education

2006 Fellowship in Cytopathology
Jackson Memorial Hospital in Affiliation with the University of Miami School of Medicine
2004 Fellowship in Gastrointestinal/Liver/Renal Transplant and Immunopathology
Jackson Memorial Hospital in Affiliation with the University of Miami School of Medicine
2000-2005 Residency Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Jackson Memorial Hospital in Affiliation with the University of Miami School of Medicine
1989 M.D.
Escuela Colombiana de Medicina / Universidad El Bosque

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