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Ronald Balassanian, MD

Research and Clinical Interests

My primary clinical focus has been working in the FNA biopsy clinic, particularly with incorporating ultrasound guidance for FNA biopsy at UCSF. I also sign-out general cytopathology and general breast pathology cases. I present at the weekly Breast Tumor Board conference. I am working to develop clinical applications for molecular diagnostics in the FNA setting.

Additional Information

Ronald Balassanian, MD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pathology

Specialty Area

FNA biopsy, ultrasound guidance

Contact Information

Mailing/Shipping Address:

  • UCSF
  • Ronald Balassanian, MD
  • Pathology, Box 1785
  • 1600 Divisadero Street, Room R206
  • San Francisco, CA 94143
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