Molly M. Tovar, MD

Clinical interests

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Cytopathology
  • Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA)
  • Pathology
  • Surgical Pathology

Molly M. Tovar, MD


My name is Molly Tovar; I received my medical degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York. I then completed fellowships at the University of Kentucky, Lexington.

I am board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Cytopathology, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology.

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York

University of Kentucky, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology, Cytopathology

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H
Room MS-117
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Lexington KY 40536-0293

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  1. DeSimone CP, Day ME, Dietrich CS, Tovar MM, Modesitt SC. Risk for residual adenocarcinoma in situ or cervical adenocarcinoma in women undergoing loop electrosurgical excision procedure/conization for adenocarcinoma in situ. J Reprod Med. 2011 Sep-Oct; 56(9-10):376-80. PMID: 22010519.
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  2. DeSimone CP, Day ME, Tovar MM, Dietrich CS, Eastham ML, Modesitt SC. Rate of pathology from atypical glandular cell Pap tests classified by the Bethesda 2001 nomenclature. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Jun; 107(6):1285-91. PMID: 16738153.
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