Northwest Pathology | Dr. Fortna Pathologist
Tel: 866-750-1028
Fax: 360-734-3818

3614 Meridian Street, Suite 100
Bellingham, WA 98225

Northwest Pathology

Ryan R. Fortna, MD, PhD

Ryan R. Fortna, MD, PhD
Dr. Fortna studied at the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned his medical degree and completed his residency. He is board certified in anatomic pathology and dermatopathology and has a PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology. He oversees the Molecular Pathology department at Northwest Pathology and has lectured on molecular pathology techniques throughout the United States and Canada. His special interests include dermatopathology, molecular pathology, and soft tissue pathology. Dr. Fortna currently serves as the Chair of the Cancer Committee at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, WA.

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania

Graduate School

University of Pennsylvania, Cell and Molecular Biology


University of Pennsylvania


Dermatopathology at University of Michigan

Board Certifications

Anatomic Pathology

Special Interests

Molecular Pathology
Soft Tissue Pathology