Ted C. Ondracek MD

Ted Ondracek

Ted C. Ondracek
MD

Clinical Assistant Professor; Attending Pathologist for UB Pathologists, Inc.

Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Anatomic Pathology; Autopsy; Bioinformatics; Clinical Pathology; Cytopathology; Dermatopathology - Anatomic Pathology; Immunopathology; Medical Microbiology; Surgical Pathology

Contact Information
Buffalo General Hospital
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 859-2140
Fax: (716) 859-1853
ondracek@buffalo.edu


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Professional Summary:

I pursued undergraduate and graduate education in biomedical engineering because of my interest in the application of basic science to solve real world problems. My studies included biomaterials and medical imaging. An interest specifically in medical science led me to medical school and eventually into pathology. After close to four years practicing community pathology, a desire to reestablish connections with UB pathologists initiated during my Roswell Park fellowship brought me back to Buffalo as a UB pathologist. My clinical responsibilities include surgical pathology, cytopathology, autopsy pathology and clinical pathology. I routinely work with pathology residents during their surgical pathology, cytology and autopsy rotations. I have particular interest in dermatopathology and gastrointestinal pathology. Image processing and analysis and bioinformatics also intrigue me. I am currently searching for new opportunities to collaborate with faculty in the anatomical sciences half of our department.

Education and Training:

  • Oncologic Surgical Pathology Fellow, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2004)
  • Chief Pathology Resident, University of Nebraska Medical Center (2001)
  • Pathology Resident, University of Nebraska Medical Center (2000)
  • MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine (1996)
  • MS, The Johns Hopkins University (1994)
  • BS, The Johns Hopkins University (1990)

Employment:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University at Buffalo Pathologists, Inc. (2008-present)
  • Pathologist, Mercy Medical Center (2004–2008)
  • Pathologist, Luther Midelfort (2001–2002)

Awards and Honors:

  • Achievement Rewards for College Scientists(ARCS) SCholar (1992)
  • Member of Tau Beta Pi-National Engineering Honor Society (1990)

Research Expertise:

  • Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology, Autopsy Pathology, Clinical Pathology


Professional Memberships:

  • American Medical Association (2001–present)
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (2001–present)
  • College of American Pathologists (2001–present)

Presentations:

  • "Parathyroid Adenoma Arising from Autotransplanted Parathyroid Tissue in Sternocleidomastoid Muscle: A Case Report with Review of the Literature" Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Pathologist (2008)
  • "Genetic Loci Commonly Used in Identity Testing are Subject to Deletion in Neoplastic Tissues" United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting (2000)

Service Activities:

  • Surgical Pathology Resident Rotation Director; Acting Director (2017–present)
  • Pathology Resident Clinical Competency Committee; Committee Member (2015–present)

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Contact Information

Buffalo General Hospital
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 859-2140
Fax: (716) 859-1853
ondracek@buffalo.edu

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