MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is staffed with two board-certified hematopathologists  (Dr. Metin Ozdemirli and Dr. Bhaskar Kallakury) that are responsible for the diagnosis of hematologic disorders, which include benign and neoplastic disorders of  blood cells, bone marrow, nodal and extranodal lymphomas and histiocytic disorders. Comprehensive analysis using morphology, flow cytometry, immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, electron microscopy and molecular pathology  according to the complexity of the cases  allows timely diagnosis and treatment of  patients by Lombardi clinicians.


  • Dr. Metin Ozdemirli, Professor, Department of Pathology, Director of Hematopathology; Program Director, Hematopathology Fellowship

Phone: 202-784-3614


3900 Reservoir Rd, NW
Med-Dent Bldg SW 201
Washington, D.C. 20007