Gynecologic Pathology

Gynecologic & Obstetric pathology is the subspeciality of Pathology dealing with diseases of the female repoductive system. This area also includes diseases of the placenta.

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Faculty

Rex Bentley, MD is known for his expertise in gynecologic pathology, of which he is head of service, and the changes in the endometrium associated with hormone replacement therapy (HRT).

Sarah M. Bean, MD  is a Cytopathologist and Breast and Gynecological Surgical Pathologist who specializes in women's health care.  Since 2006, she has provided excellent patient care at Duke.  She is also a passionate medical educator, involved in graduate medical education (GME) and continuing medical education (CME). Her current scholarly interests include human papillomavirus (HPV), p16, GME, feedback, competence, milestones, professionalism and generational differences in learners.

Richard M Draffin, MD, after years in general practice in the Community Division, is now engaged actively in the gynecologic pathology service.

Allison H.S. Hall, MD, PhD   is a surgical pathologist with expertise  in women’s pathology, including breast and gynecologic pathology. Her research interests include progression from pre-malignant lesions to invasive breast cancer, pathogenesis of ovarian carcinoma, HPV-related disease of the female genital tract, and global women’s health.

Kyle C. Strickland, MD PhD  specializes in cytopathology and women's and perinatal surgical pathology.  His areas of interest include epithelial and mesenchymal gynecologic neoplasia and fine needle aspiration cytology.

 

Rex Bentley, MD, Sarah M. Bean, MD, Richard M. Draffin, MD, Allison H.S. Hall, MD, PhD, Kyle c. Strickland MD PhD
Faculty
Rex Bentley, MD

Rex Bentley, MD

Chief

DUMC 3712

Durham, NC 27710

Office: 919-684-6423

Fax: 919-681-7634

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Sarah M. Bean, MD

Sarah M. Bean, MD

Office: 919-681-6413

Fax: 919-681-7634

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Richard M. Draffin, MD

Richard M. Draffin, MD

Duke Clinic, Room 316

Durham, NC 27710

Office: 919-470-5253

Fax: 919-684-1856

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Allison H.S. Hall, MD, PhD

Allison H.S. Hall, MD, PhD

DUMC 3720

Durham, NC 27710

919-684-8815

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Kyle.Strickland MD PhD

DUMC 3712

Durham NC, 27710

Office: 919-684-3205

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