Skip to main content
close menu
close menu

Search UK HealthCare

Yolanda M. Brill, MD

Dr. Yolanda Brill

Practice Area

  • Head and Neck Cancer Team
  • Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Thyroid Cancer Team
  • About

    Faculty Rank

    Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

    Degree

    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine

    Residency

    University of Kentucky

    Fellowship

    University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

    American Board of Pathology, Cytopathology

  • Locations

    Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

    Chandler Pav H
    UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H
    Room MS-117
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536
    Fax: 859-323-2094

    Head & Neck Cancer

    Multidisciplinary Clinic

    Whitney Hendrickson Building
    UK Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536

    A parking lot is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive.

    Thyroid Cancer

    Whitney Hendrickson Building
    UK Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536

    A parking lot is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive.

    Insurance Information

    Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs. See list of insurers Arrow Pointing Right

  • Publications

    Publications

    1. Nuclear protein in testis midline carcinomas: a lethal and underrecognized entity. Davis BN, Karabakhtsian RG, Pettigrew AL, Arnold SM, French CA, Brill YM.Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011 Nov; 135(11):1494-8. PMID: 22032580.
      View Publication
    2. Distinct lymph nodal sonographic characteristics in breast cancer patients at high risk for axillary metastases correlate with the final axillary stage. Moore A, Hester M, Nam MW, Brill YM, McGrath P, Wright H, Weisinger K, Romond E, Samayoa LM. Br J Radiol. 2008 Aug; 81(968):630-6. PMID: 18628332.
      View Publication
    3. The critical role of axillary ultrasound and aspiration biopsy in the management of breast cancer patients with clinically negative axilla. Hinson JL, McGrath P, Moore A, Davis JT, Brill YM, Samoilova E, Cibull M, Hester M, Romond E, Weisinger K, Samayoa LM. Ann Surg Oncol. 2008 Jan; 15(1):250-5. PMID: 17680314.
      View Publication
    4. Size of sentinel node tumor deposits and extent of axillary lymph node involvement: which breast cancer patients may benefit from less aggressive axillary dissections? Samoilova E, Davis JT, Hinson J, Brill YM, Cibull ML, McGrath P, Romond E, Moore A, Samayoa LM. Ann Surg Oncol. 2007 Aug; 14(8):2221-7. PMID: 17549569.
      View Publication
    5. Ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of clinically negative lymph nodes versus sentinel node mapping in patients at high risk for axillary metastasis. Davis JT, Brill YM, Simmons S, Sachleben BC, Cibull ML, McGrath P, Wright H, Romond E, Hester M, Moore A, Samayoa LM. Ann Surg Oncol. 2006 Dec; 13(12):1545-52. PMID: 17009156.
      View Publication
    6. Sentinel node micrometastasis in breast carcinoma may not be an indication for complete axillary dissection. Rutledge H, Davis J, Chiu R, Cibull M, Brill Y, McGrath P, Samayoa L. Mod Pathol. 2005 Jun; 18(6):762-8. PMID: 15761490.
      View Publication
    7. Reproducibility of subclassification of squamous intraepithelial lesions: conventional versus ThinPrep paps. Adams KC, Absher KJ, Brill YM, Witzke DB, Davey DD. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2003 Jul; 7(3):203-8. PMID: 17051069.
      View Publication
  • Clinical Interests

    • Clinical Pathology
    • Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA)
    • Cytopathology
    • Surgical Pathology
    • Thyroid Pathology
    • Head and Neck Pathology