Rajnikant M. Amin, MD

Division Director, Community Pathology, Associate Professor of Pathology

Dr. Amin is the Director of the Division of Community Pathology within the UPMC Department of Pathology, and the Chairman of the Department of Pathology at UPMC Passavant.

Clinical Expertise

  • General surgical and clinical pathology
  • Subspecialty interest in gynecologic and breast pathology and cytopathology


American Board of Pathology in Cytopathology, Blood Banking, Transfusion Medicine


American Board of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Education & Training
Medical School - 1980, Baroda Medical College, Baroda, India
Representative Publications

View Dr. Amin's publications on PubMed

  • Sherman MP, Amin RM, Rodgers-Johnson PEB, Morgan OSC, Char G , Mora CA, Iannoe R, Collins GH, Papsidaro L, Gibbs CJ, Poiesz BJ. Identification of human T-cell lymphoma/leukemia virus type I antibodies, DNA and protein in polymyositis patients. Arthritis Rheum 1995, 5:690-698.
  • Price FV, Kelley JL, Edwards RP, Hasley PB, Amin RM. A survey of blood transfusion practices of gynecologic oncologists. Gynecol Oncol 1995, 59:45-50.
  • Amortegui AJ, Meyer MP, Elborne VL, Amin RM. P53, Retinoblastoma gene product and cyclin protein expression in HPV DNP positive cervical intraepiethelial neoplasia and invasive cancer. Mod Path 1995, 8(9):907-912.
  • Capaldo GR, Kunscher A, Amin RM. Multiple primary neoplasms: Ovarian carcinoid tumors, mucinous cystadenoma of low malignant potential tumor of left ovary, and adenocarcinoma of the colon. Arch Path Lab Med 1996, 120:393-396.
  • Capaldo GR, Amin RM. Aortoduodenal fistula: Two case reports and a review of the literature. J Cardiovas Surg 1996, 37:567-570.
  • Price FV, Amin RM, Sumkin J: Complete clinical response to nonadjuvant chemotherapy for uterine serous carcinoma. Gynecol Oncol 1999, 73:140-144.