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Meet the pathologists at Minnesota Pathologists Chartered


Steve M. Vanderwerf, M.D.

Medical School
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis

University of Minnesota - Minneapolis


Board Certification
American Board of Pathology (Anatomic and Clinical Pathology)

Areas of Special Interest

Autopsy, breast pathology, cytology (including performance of fine needle aspiration), dermatopathology, hematopathology (including performance of bone marrow biopsy), GI pathology, laboratory management and teaching.


Steve has been with MPC since 2009 and brings enthusiasm for all aspects of anatomic and clinical pathology. Western Minnesota is familiar to Steve, as both of his parents were raised in the Redwood Falls area and much of his extended family still lives in the region. Outside of work, Steve enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, fishing, and camping.

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