About Anna Stagner, MD

Dr. Stagner is a member of the Eye Pathology Service and is one of very few physicians in the country who is formally trained and board certified in both ophthalmology and anatomic pathology. With combined subspecialty training in ophthalmic and dermatopathology, she has tremendous expertise in the diagnosis of neoplasms and inflammatory conditions of the eye and ocular adnexa, particularly the eyelid skin. She also reviews dermatopathology cases at Massachusetts General Hospital.

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Massachusetts Eye and Ear
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114 - 3002
Phone: 617-573-3319
Fax: 617-573-3168

Medical Education

  • MD, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Residency, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye & Ear
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology

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Dr. Stagner is an ophthalmologist and anatomic pathologist with fellowship training in ophthalmic and dermatopathology. She has published on the pathogenic mechanisms, molecular underpinnings and histopathologic subclassification of intra- and periocular neoplasms including medulloepithelioma, sebaceous carcinoma, giant cell rich tumors of head and neck, and orbital metastatic disease, among others.