Dr. Wilentz is board-certified in anatomic pathology and dermatopathology. He graduated from Harvard University in 1992 with a BA in biochemical sciences, and earned a medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1996. Dr. Wilentz completed his internship and residency in anatomic pathology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. During residency, Dr. Wilentz completed fellowships in surgical and gastrointestinal/pancreatic pathology, was Chief Resident, and served as Assistant Professor of Pathology.
In 2002, Dr. Wilentz left Baltimore to pursue a fellowship in dermatopathology at University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine’s Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery. He continues to hold a post as Voluntary Assistant Professor at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and at Florida Atlantic University.
His academic career in dermatopathology and gastrointestinal pathology has been prolific. Dr. Wilentz has published more than 60 peer-reviewed book chapters and manuscripts. These missives appeared in preeminent textbooks and journals including Cancer, the American Journal of Pathology, and Robbins’ Pathologic Basis of Disease.
Dr. Wilentz served on the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology scientific abstract review board. He won many research awards and lectured at multiple universities. He has served as a member and moderator on many medical and university committees and panels.
Affiliations and memberships:
- Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
- American Academy of Dermatology
- United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
- College of American Pathologists
- Gastrointestinal Pathology Society