About Martha Pitman, MD

Clinical Interests:



Pathology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-3185
Fax: 617-724-6564

Medical Education

  • MD, Medical University of S.C., Charleston, S.C.
  • MD, Medical University of South Carolina
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Mass General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Pathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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Dr. Pitman's primary research interests are in fine needle aspiration biopsy of the liver and pancreas. Her focus of research is on current methods of pre-operative diagnosis of pancreatic cysts, particularly mucinous cysts of the pancreas. Her contributions to the field have centered on defining, describing and standardizing the role of cytopathology in the preoperative diagnosis of pancreatic cysts culminating in an international reputation as one of the top world experts and leaders in the field of pancreaticobiliary cytology. She is co-author the 4th series AFIP Fascicle on Tumors of the Pancreas.