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Vikram Deshpande, MBBS

  • Phone: 617-726-2967
Department of Pathology


  • Cancer Center
  • Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Oncology
Clinical Interests
Gastrointestinal (GI) pathology
Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MBBS, Jawaharlal Institute, University of Pondicherry
Residency, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Residency, Henry Ford Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients


Associate Pathologist
Massachusetts General Hospital

Associate Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School

Director, Tumor Repository
Massachusetts General Hospital


Dr. Deshpande's research has focused on surgical pathology in the areas of gastrointestinal and connective tissue diseases. His contributions to the field of IgG4-related disease have been instrumental in establishing diagnostic criteria, as well as pioneering new treatments for this disease. Dr. Deshpande has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles, editorials, reviews and book chapters and has been an invited speaker at major national and international pathology meetings. Dr. Deshpande serves on the editorial boards of the Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Diagnostic Histopathology.


Resarch interests include:

  • The pathology and biology of pancreatic tumors
  • IgG4-related disease.

Pathology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-2967
Fax: 617-726-5915