Dr. Donna Hansel, MD

Dr. Donna Hansel, MD

Pathology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Donna Hansel, MD is a pathology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in pathology.Read her story

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hansel's Experience

Dr. Hansel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pathology
  • Board certified in Anatomic Pathology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hansel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hansel "Donna Hansel, MD, PhD, is a board-certified pathologist and internationally recognized leader in genitourinary pathology. As a pathologist, she studies cells and tissues from biopsies to provide a definitive diagnosis of disease. Dr. Hansel often works with oncologists to develop treatment recommendations for patients. Dr. Hansel has a special interest in urologic cancer care treatment, including bladder cancer, adrenal cancer, kidney cancer, prostate cancer, and testicular cancer. Dr. Hansel is chief of anatomic pathology at UC San Diego. Her laboratory aims to identify novel, therapeutic strategies for patients with advanced bladder cancer. Dr. Hansel's research includes strategies that target cell migration and invasion. Before joining UC San Diego Health System, Dr. Hansel served as a subspecialty pathologist at Cleveland Clinic. She serves on several pathology and urology editorial boards and participates in the Cancer Genome Atlas program for bladder cancer. Dr. Hansel is also a contributor to the World Health Organization and American Joint Committee on Cancer revisions on bladder and kidney cancer. Dr. Hansel earned her MD and PhD at the John Hopkins University School of Medicine. She completed her residency and fellowship in urologic pathology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Hansel is board-certified in anatomic pathology."


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1  Specialties

  • Pathology

1  Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pathology*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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