Mariza de Peralta-Venturina, MD

Medical Director, Immunohistochemistry
Associate Professor, Pathology

Phone: 310-423-8650


  • Cytopathology
  • Pulmonary Pathology
  • Genitourinary Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology
  • Gynecological Pathology
  • Thyroid Pathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: University of the Philippines College of Medicine, Manila, Philippines
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital, Manila
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Texas, Medical Branch in Galveston and Health Science Center in Houston, TX
  • Fellowship: Surgical Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
  • Fellowship: Cytopathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • Fellowship: Hematopathology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Medical Board Certification

  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Cytopathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Genitourinary pathology with special interest in renal epithelial neoplasms
  • Evaluation of new immunohistochemical markers in diagnostic surgical pathology


  • Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute (SOCCI)
  • Thyroid Cancer Center of Excellence

Selected Publications

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