Cristina M. Shimek, M.D.
Dr. Shimek received her medical education at the Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. She then continued her training at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado where she completed residency in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology. Dr. Shimek completed fellowships in general surgical pathology and dermatopathology at Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. After her training, she practiced dermatopathology in the greater Memphis area for 14 years and was an affiliated assistant professor in the department of pathology and the former division of dermatology in the department of internal medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center. She joined D-PATH in April, 2016. Dr. Shimek has published in multiple journals including the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Archives of Dermatology. She is a member of the College of American Pathologists and the American Society of Dermatopathology.