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Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Michael Van Ness, M.D.

Resident, PGY 3
4400 V Street,
Sacramento, CA 95817

Medical School

Creighton University School of Medicine

Personal Interests

Hiking, reading and eating

Reason for selecting UC Davis for Residency

Its reputation for having a collaborative academic environment

Clinical Interests

  • Molecular pathology
  • Genitourinary pathology
  • Pulmonary pathology
  • Gastrointestinal pathology

Research Interests

  • Molecular pathology
  • Electron microscopy


Genetics and molecular pathology of gastric malignancy: Development of targeted therapies in the era of personalized medicine. Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, 2012;3(3):243-250. Michael Van Ness, Jeffrey Gregg, Jun Wang, Mingyi Chen.

Molecular pathology of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors. Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, 2012;3(3):182-188. Mingyi Chen, Michael Van Ness, Yangtong Guo, Jeffrey Gregg. 


Michael Van Ness MD, and Mingyi Chen MD, PhD. “Coexistent de novo 5q- syndrome and mantle cell lymphoma in a bone marrow: case report and literature review.” Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA Presented at CAP Conference 2012.




Link to PubMed