Elham Khanafshar, MD

Pathologist

Clinics

Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Clinic
1825 Fourth St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-7043
Fax: (415) 353-7676

Hours: Monday to Friday
9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy Clinic
1600 Divisadero St., Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-7043
Fax: (415) 353-7676

Hours: Monday to Friday
9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Elham Khanafshar

Additional Languages

Farsi

Education

Tehran University of Medical Science 1997

Residencies

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 2003

Fellowships

UCSD Medical Center 2004
University of Southern California 2005

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Kakudo K, El-Naggar AK, Hodak SP, Khanafshar E, Nikiforov YE, Nosť V, Thompson LDR. Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features (NIFTP) in thyroid tumor classification. Pathol Int. 2018 Apr 19.
  2. Beninato T, Kluijfhout WP, Drake FT, Khanafshar E, Gosnell JE, Shen WT, Duh QY, Suh I. Squamous differentiation in papillary thyroid carcinoma: a rare feature of aggressive disease. J Surg Res. 2018 Mar; 223:39-45.
  3. Seethala RR, Baloch ZW, Barletta JA, Khanafshar E, Mete O, Sadow PM, LiVolsi VA, Nikiforov YE, Tallini G, Thompson LD. Noninvasive follicular thyroid neoplasm with papillary-like nuclear features: a review for pathologists. Mod Pathol. 2018 Jan; 31(1):39-55.

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