Jose Gomez-Lemus


Associate Professor

MD Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia

Office: LHSC-UH  A3-149
Phone: (519) 685-8500 Ext. 36381
Fax: (519) 663-2930

Clinical Activities

Keywords: genitourinary pathology, testicular tumours, prostate cancer, gross pathology

Description of clinical activities: Reporting of biopsies and surgical specimens with emphasis in genitourinary tract, head and neck and breast pathology.  Review of genitourinary pathology consultation cases for pathologists from Canada and abroad.  Participation in interdisciplinary patient management conferences. Education in pathology specimen study, dissection (grossing) and description. Development of templated approaches to gross description in order to improve Gross Room efficiency.

Research Activities

Keywords: testicular tumours, prostate cancer, history of pathology

Description of research activities: Correlation of prostatectomy specimens with imaging modalities for the optimization of pre-operative diagnosis, biopsy protocols and surgical planning.  Study of prognostic factors in testicular neoplasms and prostatic adenocarcinoma.