Dr. Marcia Cornford MD Pathologist

Dr. Marcia Cornford is a pathologist in Torrance, California and is affiliated with Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center. She received her medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Cornford accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 112 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center who specialize in Pathology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pathologist: Cytopathology

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1984–1989

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Pathology Recertification

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Neuropathology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Greatly increased numbers of histamine cells in human narcolepsy with cataplexy.
John, J.,Thannickal, T. C.,McGregor, R.,Ramanathan, L.,Ohtsu, H.,Nishino, S.,Sakai, N.,Yamanaka, A.,Stone, C.,Cornford, M.,Siegel, J. M.

Brain lesions in patients with AIDS: H-1 MR spectroscopy.
Chang, L., Miller, B. L., McBride, D., Cornford, M., Oropilla, G., Buchthal, S., Chiang, F., Aronow, H., Beck, C. K., Ernst, T.

Neuronal ultrastructural abnormalities in a patient with frontotemporal dementia and motor neuron disease.
Chang, L., Cornford, M., Miller, B. L., Itabashi, H., Mena, I.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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