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John S. Metcalf, M.D.

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  • Vice Chair, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Professor
  • Director, Dermatopathology
Degree M.D.
School M.D. awarded by Medical University of South Carolina, 1974
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Medical University of South Carolina
Board Certification
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology: Dermatopathology
  • Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Clinical Interests
  • Breast pathology
  • General surgical pathology
  • Skin pathology
  • English
Accepts New Patients No


Children's Hospital
165 Ashley Ave.
Charleston, SC 29425
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Dr. John Metcalf is a Surgical Pathologist and a Dermatopathologist.  He is responsible for the microscopic diagnosis of melanoma on skin biopsies and evaluation of surgical specimens related to the diagnosis and treatment of this disease.  Other duties include the training of students, residents, and fellows in the evaluation and diagnosis of melanocytic lesions, benign and malignant, (as well as in the evaluation of other cutaneous neoplasms and inflammatory skin diseases). He is the director of the Dermatopathology Section (Pathology and Laboratory Medicine) and is Professor of Pathology and Dermatology.

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