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Adriano Piris, MD


Board Certifications

Anatomic Pathology, Dermatopathology


Anatomic Pathology, Dermatopathology


DermDX New England, a Sonic Healthcare Dermatopathology Practice is privileged to include Adriano Piris, M.D., as a member of our medical staff. An accomplished presenter, teacher, researcher and practitioner, Dr. Piris brings a wealth of experience, knowledge, and achievements to our practice.

Dr. Piris has since held a series of key positions at laboratories and universities. He has instructed medical students and residents at the Harvard Medical School for over ten years, where he currently serves as assistant professor of dermatology. He is co-director of the Mihm Cutaneous Pathology Consultative Service in Boston, a position he holds concurrently to his role at DermDX New England.

Dr. Piris belongs to four professional medical societies, such as the College of American Pathologists and the International Academy of Pathology. He holds full medical licensure in eight states, including Florida, Massachusetts, Ohio, and Virginia. He is board certified in dermatopathology and anatomic pathology.

Dr. Piris has contributed extensively to the current understanding of the immune response in primary and metastatic cutaneous melanoma. The results of his research efforts have been culminated in articles published in peer-reviewed medical journals. He is also an ad-hoc reviewer for three such journals, including the Journal of Cutaneous Pathology, and has frequently been an invited speaker at national and international conferences.


Facultad de Ciencias Medicas Universidad Nacional de Asuncion (MD), San Lorenzo, Paraguay

Postgraduate Training

Dermatopathology Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Dermatopathology Research/Anatomic Pathology Research Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Surgical Pathology Residency, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Anatomic Pathology Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, Berkshire Medical Center, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Anatomic Pathology Research Fellowship, Facultad de Ciencias, Medicas Universidad de Asuncion, San Lorenzo, Paraguay

Professional Memberships

American Society for Clinical Pathology
College of American Pathologists
International Academy of Pathology
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology