Abel Arnoldo Gonzalez, MD

Cytopathology, Pathology - Anatomic & Clinical, Pathology-Anatomic/Pathology-Clinical
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Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Spanish


  • Male

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Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare


  • Multiplan


  • Special Needs


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Univ Autonoma de Nuevo Leon Facultad de Medicina Mexico
  • Residency: Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon Hospital Universitario (Mexico)
  • Residency: 2010 Medical College Of Georgia Hospital & Clinic
  • Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medcial Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Committees, Societies, Councils

  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathologists.
  • College of American Pathologists.

Board Certifications

  • Cytopathology
  • Pathology-Anatomic/Pathology-Clinical


Selected Publications

  • Sedef Everest MD, Renu Virk MD, Abel Gonzalez MD. BIA-ALCL diagnosis on CytoLyt fixed ThinPrep, cell block and immunohistochemistry, Diagnostic Cytopathology, 2021;1–5.
  • Gonzalez AA, Ametorgoh A, Hamele-Bena D, Everest S, Virk R, Cimic A, Tiscornia-Wasserman P. The significance of ASC-H and LSIL dual interpretation with risk stratification: one institution experience. J Am Soc Cytopathol. 2021 Jun 17:S2213-2945(21)00063-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jasc.2021.06.004. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34246617.
  • Daria Vasilyeva, Patricia Tiscornia-Wasserman, Abel A. Gonzalez. Negative Roche cobas HPV testing in cases of biopsy-proven invasive cervical carcinoma, compared with Hybrid Capture 2 and liquid-based cytology, Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology, Volume 10, Issue 2, 2021, Pages 128-134.
  • Chen X, Crapanzano JP, Gonzalez AA, Hamele-Bena D. Cytologic features of needle aspiration of ovarian sex cord tumor with annular tubules: Report of two cases and literature review. Diagn Cytopathol. 2018 Feb 21. doi: 10.1002/dc.23908.
  • Abel Arnoldo Gonzalez MD, Diane Hamele-Bena MD, Teresa Wood CT, Sunilda Valladares-Silva, BA, Patricia G. Wasserman, M.D. Pneumocystis jirovecii Immunostain vs. Gomori/Grocott Methenamine Silver Stain of Bronchoalveolar Lavage in Cell Blocks: An Institutional Experience. Journal of the American Society of Cytopathology. 2017(6):242-7
  • Diane Hamele-Bena MD and Abel Arnoldo Gonzalez MD Urinary tract involvement of mantle cell lymphoma diagnosed by urine cytology. Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2017 Dec;45(12):1125-1127.
  • Jennifer M. Oliver-Krasinski, Elizabeth Margolskee, Abel A. Gonzalez, Patricia G. Tiscornia-Wasserman. Human Papillomavirus Negative Rates with Roche cobas and Hybrid Capture Platforms in Patients with CINII+ and Invasive Carcinomas." American Society of Cytopathology 62nd (2014) Annual Scientific Meeting, Dallas, TX
  • Abel A. Gonzalez, H. Remotti. "Heat Shock Protein 90 (HSP90) Expression in Pancreatic Endocrine Neoplasms: A Potential Therapeutic Target and Predictor of Behavior." 2011 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
  • Abel A. Gonzalez, R. Kolhe, P. Ramlingam, L.J. Medeiros, C.E. Bueso-Ramos. "Expression of C-Rel in Burkitt lymphoma and high grade B-cell lymphomas with MYC rearrangement, impact on survival." 2010 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • Abel A. Gonzalez, R Kolhe, S Sharma. "Heat Shock Protein (HSP) Expression in Diffuse Gliomas: A Potential Therapeutic Target." 2010 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • R Kolhe, Abel A. Gonzalez, S Sharma. "Id4 Expression in Diffuse Gliomas: Is There a Correlation with Lineage and Grade?" 2010 United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
  • Abel A. Gonzalez, L.J. Medeiros, C.E. Bueso-Ramos. "NF-kb proteins expression in high grade B-cell lymphomas with myc rearrangement: analysis of 37 cases." 2009 American Society for Clinical Pathology Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Maria del Pilar Quiñones-Avila, M.D, Abel A. Gonzalez-Longoria, M.D., Joan H. Admirand, M.D., and L. Jeffrey Medeiros, M.D. Hodgkin Lymphoma Involving Waldeyer's Ring. A Clinicopathologic Study of 22 Cases. Am J Clin Pathol. 2005 May; 123(5): 651-6.