Our Physicians

  • Rajeev 250

    Rajeev Bala, MD

    Dr. Bala completed his undergraduate and medical training in New York before moving to California for a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He then performed two yearlong fellowships in Surgical Pathology and Hematopathology, also at Stanford. He is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, and Hematopathology. He has special expertise in Surgical Pathology and in the diagnosis of disorders involving the blood, lymph nodes, and bone marrow.

  • Berkeley 250

    David Berkeley, MD

    Dr. Berkeley received his undergraduate education at Cornell University, his M.D. at the University of Maryland, and his training in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the University of California, San Francisco. He is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. Dr. Berkeley’s expertise is in Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology, Hematology, and Blood Banking.

  • Salma 250

    Salma Dabiri, MD

    Dr. Dabiri received her medical training at Dartmouth Medical School and completed her residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. During an additional fifth year of training in Surgical Pathology at Stanford, she focused on Soft Tissue Pathology during rotations at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. Afterwards, she performed a fellowship in Dermatopathology with Drs. Raymond Barnhill and Scott Binder at the University of California, Los Angeles. Dr. Dabiri is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, and Dermatopathology. She has special expertise in Surgical Pathology and the in the diagnosis of neoplastic and inflammatory disorders of the skin and soft tissue.

  • Douglas 250

    Bruce Douglas, MD

    Dr. Douglas received his B.S. at Stanford University and his M.D. at Johns Hopkins University. He completed his training in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and the University of California, San Francisco. He then performed a fellowship in Surgical Pathology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Dr. Douglas is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, and has expertise in Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology, and Microbiology.

  • Gonzales 250

    John Gonzales, MD

    Dr. Gonzales received his undergraduate education from Stanford University and his M.D. from the University of California, San Diego. He completed his training in Anatomic Pathology at the University of California, San Francisco, and then a fellowship in Cytopathology. Following this he joined the faculty at UCSF, where he was the co-director of the Colposcopy Clinic. This experience afforded Dr. Gonzales the unique opportunity to correlate the findings at colposcopy with the microscopic appereance of the corresponding biopsies. He is board certified in Anatomic Pathology and Cytopathology. He has special expertise in gynecologic and non-gynecologic Cytology, including the performance and interpretation of fine needle aspiration biopsies.

  • Ranchod 250

    Mahendra Ranchod, MD

    Dr. Ranchod received his MD and training in Anatomic Pathology at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. He was on the faculty at the University of Cape Town before moving to California to accept a position at Stanford Hospital and Clinics, where he remains an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pathology. During his time at Stanford Dr. Ranchod authored numerous academic publications on a diverse array of topics including melanocytic lesions of the skin, lymphomas of the gastrointestinal tract, and ovarian neoplasms. He is also the editor of a modern volume on the art of intraoperative diagnosis. Dr. Ranchod is board certified in Anatomic Pathology, and has expertise is in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology.