Residency and Fellowship Programs

Pathology Residency Program



Tracy A. Dewenter, MD

Director, Surgical Pathology
Associate Professor


Department of Pathology
2021 Perdido St., 7th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70112



Dr. Tracy A. Dewenter received her medical doctorate from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport in 2003. She completed residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology from LSUHSC - School of Medicine at New Orleans in 2007. After a short period of additional training in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, she joined the faculty at LSUHSC in November 2007.


Clinical Interests

Surgical Pathology
Gynecologic Pathology


Teaching Activities

Medical student and pathology resident education


Additional Info

Board Certification: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology


Selected Publications and Presentations

Han B, Kanotra J, Sura G, Danrad R, Dewenter T, Bhalla R.  Concordance Analysis Between Prostate Imaging-Reporting and Data System (PI-RADS v2) and Prostatectomy Histologic Findings. Presented in the Stowell-Orbison/Surgical Pathology/Autopsy Award Poster Session at USCAP, 2019.

Preston S, Nelson R, Watts M, Smith D, Dewenter T, Spruill D. Not Another ACS Rule OUt, J La State Med Soc. 2017; 169(2):47. PMID: 28414663

Thomasson R, Dewenter T, McGoey RR. Pathology Image of the Month: Cough and Shortness of Breath in a Noncomplioant Patient with HIV/AIDS. J La State Med Soc. 2015; 167(4):202-204. PMID: 27159517

Thelin C, Alquist CR, Engel LS, Dewenter T. Primary Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of the Colon: A Case Report and Review. J La State Med Soc. 2014; 166(4):143-148. PMID: 25311456

Craver R, Dewenter T, Ebran N, Pedeutour f. COL1A1-PDGFB Fusion in a Pediatric Bednar Tumor with 2 copies of a der(22)t(17;22). Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 2006;168(2):155-157. PMID: 16843106