Robert J. Cabay, MD, DDS

Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology
Work Phone: 312-355-5529
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Biographical Info

I am a cytopathologist and surgical pathologist with special interest in head and neck pathology.  My diverse health care background enables me to bring a broad perspective and valuable professional experience to the examination of pathologic tissues and fluids.  I embrace my role as an educator and relish my participation in the training of fellows, residents, and students.  My internal and external collaborations with renowned clinicians and researchers have resulted in numerous publications in a wide variety of peer-reviewed medical and dental journals.

Clinical and Research Interests:

Clinical InterestsCytopathologyHead and Neck Pathology

Research InterestsInterrelationships of the clinical, histologic, cytologic, and molecular aspects of head, neck, and oral lesions


Education:MD – University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, ILDDS – Loyola University of Chicago School of Dentistry, Maywood, ILMPH – University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, Chicago, ILBSGS – Northwestern University, Evanston, IL


Postgraduate Training:ResidencyAnatomic and Clinical Pathology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine (Chicago, IL)
Cytopathology, Loyola University Medical Center (Maywood, IL)Surgical Pathology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine (Chicago, IL)Head and Neck Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital/Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (Boston, MA) – Visiting FellowshipOral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (Washington, DC) – Donald West King Fellowship


Board Certifications:Anatomic and Clinical PathologyCytopathology


Awards and Honors:Listed in multiple editions of Marquis Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in America, and Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare

Recent Publications:Click to View Recent Publications

Categories: Anatomic Pathology, Pathology