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Physicians

Ronald F. Giffler, M.D., is the president of FirstPath™ and District Medical Director of Pathology, Broward Health. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia. This was followed by a fellowship in oncologic surgical pathology at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Giffler is certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology... Read More
Fred W. Reineke, M.D., is Vice-President and COO of First Path. Dr. Reineke is also the Medical Director of Laboratory Services at Coral Springs Hospital. He attended the University of Missouri and received his medical education from St. Louis University Medical School. Dr. Reineke completed his residency at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, and then enlisted in the United States Air Force on a military scholarship... Read More
Raymund Dala, M.D., received his medical education from Marshall University's School of Medicine in 1999. Prior to joining FirstPath, Dr. Dala served on the pathology team at the University Hospital and Medical Center in Tamarac. He also served as Chief Resident at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, where he received additional surgical pathology fellowship training in oncologic pathology... Read More
Shirley U.F. Amin, M.D., is a medical staff pathologist at Broward General Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She received her medical education at the University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica, and received her medical degree from the University of London. She won a World Health Organization scholarship to the Royal Postgraduate School of Medicine... Read More
Farzad Esfahani, M.D., is an Associate Pathologist. He earned his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma, completed two years of general surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma and completed his AP/CP pathology residency at the University of South Alabama. Dr. Esfahani has demonstrated experience and expertise in breast, gastrointestinal and GU diagnoses... Read More
Ramila Gavan, M.D., is an Associate Pathologist at Imperial Point Medical Center. She received her medical degree from the University of Bombay, India and completed her rotating internship at the University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia. Dr. Gavan completed her residency in clinical and anatomic pathology at Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital in Detroit, Michigan... Read More
Peter S. Johnson, M.D., is Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Medical Director of Laboratories, at Broward General Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where he has served as a full time pathologist since 1980, and is now a senior active member of the Medical Staff. Dr. Johnson received his medical degree from University College London, School of Medicine... Read More
Hong Wang, M.D., Ph.D., is Vice Chair of Pathology at Broward General Hospital, with responsibility for overseeing quality assurance of immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry and the hematology labs. She received her medical degree at Harbin Medical College in China and earned a PhD in molecular biology and biochemistry from Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Wang completed an AP/CP pathology residency and cytopathology... Read More
William D. (Bill) Williams, M.D., is Medical Director/Chief Pathologist at North Broward Medical Center in Deerfield Beach, Florida, overseeing the CAP-accredited clinical and anatomic laboratories. He also sits on the Hospital Executive Council as a voting member. Dr. Williams received his medical degree from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey after earning bachelor's and master's degrees from... Read More
Lewis Starasoler, M.D., is the Medical Director of the Laboratory at Imperial Point Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He received his medical degree from the State University of New York at StonyBrook. Dr. Starasoler did an internship in internal medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach and his pathology residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial in Miami... Read More
Francessca Lynn Brettschneider, M.D., is a Dermatopathologist at FirstPath™. After receiving her medical education at The University of Maryland Medical School, she completed her Residency in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and a Fellowship in Dermatopathology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Florida. Dr. Brettschneider is certified in Dermatopathology and... Read More
Naomi Samter Montague, M.D., Ph.D., M.S., P.G., practices pathology at Broward Health Medical Center. She is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and sub-specialty boarded in Pediatric Pathology as well as Hematology. She serves as the departmental liaison to the pediatricians and patients of the Chris Evert Children's Hospital. A graduate from the University of Miami School of Medicine (2005), she completed her residency... Read More
Larry S Hirschfield, M.D., practices pathology at Broward Health North Medical Center. He is board certified in Anatomical and Clinical Pathology with subspecialty certification in Cytopathology and Hematopathology by the American Board of Pathology. Dr. Hirschfield was born in South Africa and obtained his medical degree at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. Read More
Robb E. Wilentz, M.D., is a Dermatopathologist at FirstPathTM. He received his medical education at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He was a faculty member and completed Fellowships in Pancreatic Disease Research and Surgical and Gastrointestinal/Pancreatic Pathology in the Department of Pathology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital... Read More
Cindy Davis, MD, MEd, is Board Certified in Anatomic, Clinical, and Dermatopathology. She is joining us from the University of Oklahoma, where she was an Assistant Professor of Pathology and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology. Dr. Davis will be providing coverage at FirstPath Laboratory and Broward Health Medical Center. Her areas of special interest include breast and skin pathology, as well as teaching students and residents. Read More