Ocular Pathology

UCSF Ocular Pathology is a joint division between the UCSF Department of Pathology and the UCSF Department of Ophthalmology.  Our nationally recognized ocular pathology team combines their clinical ophthalmology background with their expertise at the microscope to provide timely consultations.


Michele M. Bloomer, MDMichele M. Bloomer, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology and Pathology
Michael J. Hogan, MD, and Andrew Yau Chair in Ophthalmic Pathology at UCSF
Academic Director of Ocular Pathology
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Melike Pekmezci, MD

Melike Pekmezci, MD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Ophthalmology
Medical Director of Ocular Pathology
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505 Parnassus Avenue Room M-551, Box 0102
San Francisco, CA 94143-0102 


Brooks Crawford, MDJ. Brooks Crawford, MD
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
Director of the Ocular Pathology Service (1972-2012), 
Member of the Board of Directors of the American Board of Ophthalmology (1986-1993) and Chairman in 1993 
President of the American Ophthalmological Society (2004)