Tamara Giorgadze, MD, PhD

Professor of Pathology

Director of Cytopathology

Director of Cytopathology Fellowship Program

Tamara Giorgadze, MD, PhD

Tamara Giorgadze, MD, PhD

Introduction

Dr. Giorgadze serves as the Director of the Cytopathology of the Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Froedtert Hospital. Dr. Giorgadze’s responsibilities include cytopathology, head and neck surgical pathology, and endocrine surgical pathology service work as well as teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. She also directs the Cytopathology Fellowship Program.

Research Interests
  • Head and neck pathology
  • Thyroid pathology
  • Application of ancillary techniques to cytology specimens
Professional Background
  • Faculty Member, Chair of Oncology, Tbilisi State Medical University, Tbilisi, Georgia (1984-1995)
  • Research Assistant, Science Park, Patho-Lab-Ltd, Nez Kiryat-Weizmann Park, Ness-Ziona, Israel (1995-1996)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN (2004-2007)
  • Assistant and Associate Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI (2007-2013)
  • Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York NY (2013-2016)
  • Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI (2016-present)
Educational Background
  • Doctor of Medicine, Tbilisi State Medical University, Tbilisi, Georgia (1982)
  • Resident, Oncology, Tbilisi State Medical University, Tbilisi, Georgia (1982-1984)
  • Resident and Chief Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN (1998-2002)
  • Fellow, Surgical Pathology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (2002-2003)
  • Fellow, Cytopathology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (2003-2004)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (2002)
  • American Board of Pathology, Cytopathology (2004)

Selected Publications

Research

Curriculum Vitae

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Contact Information

Tamar Giorgadze, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Director of Cytopathology
Director of Cytopathology Fellowship Program
Phone: (414) 805-8442 / Fax: (414) 805-8456
tgiorgadze@mcw.edu

Office Address
Department of Pathology
Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI, USA 53226