Joshua P. Cantor, MD
Gastrointestinal, Pancreaticobiliary and Liver Pathology
Dr. Cantor's CV
Dr. Joshua Cantor is a fellowship trained surgical pathologist with special expertise in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, pancreaticobiliary tract and liver. In addition to having specific training in neoplastic diseases of these systems, Dr. Cantor is an expert in a variety of both the common and rare medical conditions that affect these systems. Dr. Cantor has specific interests, with ongoing research efforts performed in collaboration with the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, in risk stratification of dysplasia of the gastroesophageal junction, improving diagnostic modalities for both solid and cystic pancreatic neoplastic disease, and in increasing efficacy of surveillance of idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease.
Dr. Cantor received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College, where he graduated in the top of his class and received the Beach Memorial Scholarship Award for excellence as a fourth-year medical student. He completed his pathology residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Cantor then performed two fellowships, in Surgical Pathology and Gastrointestinal, Pancreaticobiliary, and Hepatopathology, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was honored with The Enterline Outstanding Surgical Pathologist award. He is board certified in both anatomic and clinical pathology. Dr. Cantor is in both the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) and Hobart Emory Hare Honor Societies. Other professional memberships include the College of American Pathologists and the American Society for Clinical Pathology.
Dr. Cantor has published numerous original research articles in national peer reviewed journals and various chapters in resource texts and online medical websites. He has presented extensively at numerous national conferences, including the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology.