Biography & Education


Dr. Hernandez completed her medical doctorate degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, serving as Chief Resident in anatomic and clinical pathology at UTMB.

She was an American Cancer Society Fellow in surgical pathology at the MD Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute in Houston prior to joining the pathology faculty at UTMB.

Dr. Hernandez is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology and cytopathology, with special interest and expertise in breast pathology.

Areas of expertise

Breast pathology and cytopathology

Board certified: Anatomic and clinical pathology; cytology subspecialty
Fellowships: Surgical pathology, American Cancer Society, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

Care Locations


Board Certifications
  • Anatomic pathology and clinical pathology
  • Cytopathology
Services Provided