Department of Pathology

Peter Kobalka, MD

Assistant Professor

Peter Kobalka, MD




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Mailing Address:

James D590
460 W. 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210


Dr. Kobalka is an Assistant Professor of Pathology. He joins us from The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he successfully completed a cytopathology fellowship. Previously, he trained at University of California, San Diego (including a neuropathology fellowship) and the University of Toledo Medical Center.

Dr. Kobalka's interests include general surgical pathology with an emphasis on intraoperative frozen sections, cytopathology, and neuropathology. He is boarded in Anatomic Pathology, Cytopathology and Neuropathology.

Board Certifications

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic Pathology

American Board of Pathology, Cytopathology

American Board of Pathology, Neuropathology

Academic and Medical Appointments

2018 - PresentAssistant Professor of Pathology Clinical, Department of Pathology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2019 - PresentAdjunct Professor of Pathology, Department of Pathology, University of Toledo Medical Center

2017 - 2018Clinical Instructor, Department of Pathology, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH


UCSD Alzheimer’s Research Center Pilot Grant (2015-2016)

Education and Training

2016-2017 Fellow, Cytopathology, Department of Pathology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

2013-2016 Fellow, Neuropathology, Department of Pathology, The University of California Medical Center

2012-2013 Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, The University Of California, San Diego

2010-2012 Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, The University of Toledo Medical Center

2006-2010 M.D., The University of Toledo, School of Medicine, Toledo, OH

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