Dr. Roberto Aportela
M.D.

Pathologist
Dr. Roberto Aportela
Language(s) spoken
English

Dr. Robert Aportela is a pathologist that specializes in GI Pathology.  He was born in Matanzas, Cuba and earned his medical degree at the Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Mexico.  He has 39 years of experience.  He is also triple board-certified in anatomical and clinical pathology (laboratory medicine), and in the subspecialty of cytopathology, with special training in the field of cytopathology.  He has vast expertise in GI pathology, after more than 30 years of reviewing GI cases with over 150,000 biopsies interpreted.  Dr. Robert Aportela has also performed specialty training in the field of fine needle aspiration cytopathology at the prestigious Karolinska Institute in Sweden, which is the most advanced center in the field of fine needle aspirations.  His hobbies are stamp collection and boating.

 

Postgraduate Education
1979-83
Resident in AnatClinical Pathology (Laboratory Medicine) and Cytopathology
Medical College of Virginia
1978-79
Medical Director
Las Piedras Medical Center in Puerto Rico.
1977-78
Instructor in the Department of Neurology for Medical Students
Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Mexico