Oksana Volod, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology
Director, Coagulation

Email: oksana.volod@cshs.org
Phone: 310-423-5471


  • Coagulation
  • Hematopathology

Education and Training

  • Medical school: Uzhgorod State University, Ukraine
  • Residency: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Visiting Fellow , Coagulation: Royal Free Hospital , WHF Coagulation Center, London, UK
  • Fellowship: Hematopathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Fellowship: Coagulation, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Medical Board Certification

  • Clinical Pathology

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Thromboelastograph (TEG) utilization for diagnosis and personalized treatment of complex coagulopathies
  • Development of optimal anticoagulation for patients on mechanical circulatory support devices ( MCS)
  • Analysis of the effect of high body mass index ( BMI) on hemostasis in various clinical settings
  • Defining early trauma induced coagulopathy (ETIC) using TEG

Professional Activities and Awards

  • Member, Coagulation Resource Committee, College of American Pathologists
  • Board of Directors "California Association to Aid Ukraine"
  • Chairman and organizer, Coagulation Educational Symposium, Cedars-Sinai

Selected Publications

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