Our Pathologists

Wilson G. Russell, M.D.  
                          
Undergrad: University of the South, Sewanee, TN.  English Literature
Medical School:  Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Specialty Training:  Internship, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN
Residency, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN
Fellowship in Hematopathology, Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN

Certification:  American Board of Pathology; Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Areas of Interest:   Cytopathology, Hematopathology, Genitourinary and Breast Pathology

Medical Director of Kernersville
Presenter: Breast Tumor Board and Breast Leadership committee at Derrick L Davis Regional Cancer Center

Personal Interests:  Golf, English and American Literature, College Football and Basketball, Pro Football and an occasional game of Angry Birds.

 


N. Keith Sugg, M.D. 
 
Undergrad: Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Medical School:  Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC

Specialty Training:  Residency, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA
         
Certification:  American Board of Pathology; Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Areas of Interest: Genitourinary Pathology, Surgical Pathology, Gynecological Cytology, and Breast Pathology
       
Presenter: Urology Tumor Board, General Tumor Board, and Breast Tumor Board at Derrick L Davis Regional Cancer Center
Forsyth Medical Center Clinical Chemistry Director

Personal Interests:  Reading, traveling by vehicle and spending time with family.

 

 

 


Cullen A. Taylor, M.D.


Undergrad: Messiah College, Grantham, PA, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Medical School:  Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 

Specialty Training:  Residency, Penn State University, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA                                                                 
Fellow in Cytopathology, WFU/Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC

Certification:  American Board of Pathology; Anatomic and Clinical Pathology; Cytopathology

Areas of Interest:  Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) and exfoliative cytopathology, Surgical pathology, Uropathology

Presenter: Thoracic Tumor Board, and General Tumor Board at Derrick L Davis Regional Cancer Center 

Medical Lab Director of: Northern Hospital of Surry County, Mt Airy OB/GYN Center, Surry Urological Associates, Winston Salem Health Care, Pathologists Diagnostic Lab Cytology


Personal Interests: Running, sprint/international triathlons, boating/jet skiing, rooting for the W-S Dash, and family time.


Christopher R. Madden, M.D.

Undergrad: University of Georgia, Athens GA, Bachelor of Science in Biology
Medical School:  Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Specialty Training: Residency, WFU/Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC
Fellow in Cytopathology, WFU/Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC

Certification:  American Board of Pathology. Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cytopathology

Medical Lab Director of Thomasville
Presenter: Thoracic Tumor Board, and General Tumor Board at Derrick L Davis Regional Cancer Center

Areas of Interest: Performance and interpretation of Fine Needle Aspiration(FNA) biopsies, Urine cytology, non-gyn and gynecologic cytopathology, Lung Pathology.

Personal Interests: Golf and various sports, family time with wife and 3 kids, water activities at Lake Norman and various trips to Columbia and Charleston, SC.

 


Bilal R. Ahmad, M.D. FCAP
       
Undergrad: New York University, Bachelor of Science in Biology
Medical School: SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY

Specialty Training: Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA.
Fellow in Hematopathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Personal Interests: Building personal computers, running, gaming, movies, restaurants, stock market.

 

 

 

 

 


Nathan S Cuka, M.D.

Medical School:  University of Kansas Medical Center, 2011

Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD. Anatomic and Clinical Pathology 2011-2015. Chief Resident 2014-2015

Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD. Hematopathology, 2015-2016

Certification: American Board of Pathology. Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Hematopathology 
    
Professional Interests:  Hematopathology, flow cytometry, general surgical pathology, digital pathology, workflow and process optimization and automation, data warehousing, software design and development.

Hobbies: Cycling, running, cooking, grilling, home brewing, Linux, gardening, programming.

 


Emily B. Rostlund, M.D.

Medical School:  Tulane University School of Medicine, 2009

Residency: Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, IL. Anatomic and Clinical Pathology 2011-2015

Fellowship: University of Chicago-NorthShore, Evanston, IL. Surgical Pathology, 2015-2016

Certification: American Board of Pathology (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology)
                   
Professional Interests: Soft tissue pathology and gynecologic pathology with a special interest in cervical neoplasia  

Hobbies: Running, hiking, playing with my children, learning Swedish
 


 


Elizabeth Norman, MD

Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 1999   

Internship: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC  Internal Medicine 1999-2000    

Residency: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem,NC Anatomic and Clinical Pathology 2000-2004     

Certification: American Board of Pathology   Anatomic and Clinical Pathology   
Professional Interests: Breast & Gynecologic Pathology   

Hobbies: Family, Tennis, Piano, Ballet, Reading, Spanish

 


 

 


Sarah Karram, MD

Medical School: American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 2011

Residency: The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 2016

Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Surgical Pathology Fellow, General Surgical Pathology,

Emphasis on Gynecologic, and soft tissue Pathology, 2017

Post-Doctorate Research Fellow: Urological Pathology, 2017

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Certification: American Board of Pathology Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Professional Interests: Urologic and Gynecologic Pathology.

Hobbies: Tennis, hiking, traveling and baking

 


Danielle B. Rocchio, MD

Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine, 2006

Residency: Montefiore Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx NY

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology 2006 - 2010 Chief Resident 2008 - 2009

Fellowship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York NY Oncologic Pathology, 2010 - 2011

Certification: American Board of Pathology Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Professional Interests: Bone and Soft Tissue, Pediatric, Gastrointestinal and General Surgical Pathology.

Hobbies: Hiking, running, family, wine tasting and reading