Paul Bogner, MD

Associate Professor of Oncology
Director of Surgical Pathology
Head of Dermatopathology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Department of Dermatology
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Staff Pathologist and Dermatopathologist
Department of Pathology & Anatomical Sciences
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise: 
Diagnosis of skin tumors, including melanoma, carcinoma, lymphoma and sarcoma
Diagnosis of rashes and inflammatory skin disease
Special Interests: 
Biology of melanocytic and epithelial skin tumors


My focus is the laboratory diagnosis of skin disease, including skin cancer, rashes, and other conditions that can affect the skin. Proper pathologic diagnosis of the problem is often critical to getting the right treatment.

The Roswell Park Dermatopathology service reviews and diagnoses biopsies and other skin specimens from Roswell Park patients, patients in the WNY community and patients referred from elsewhere for a second diagnostic opinion.


Education and Training: 
BS - Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
MD - School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI
Roswell Park Cancer Institute (Oncologic Surgical Pathology) Buffalo, NY
University of Michigan Health System (Dermatopathology) Ann Arbor, MI
Board Certification: 
Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology
Professional Memberships: 
American Society of Dermatopathology