Faisal Mukhtar

Faisal Mukhtar, M.D.

Medical Director Transfusion Services

Department: MD-PATHOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Email: fmukhtar@ufl.edu

About Faisal Mukhtar

Faisal Mukhtar, MBBS, MD, FCAP, FASCP is board-certified in pathology, blood banking/transfusion medicine and cytopathology. He earned his medical degree from Khyber Medical College, University of Peshawar, Pakistan. He then pursued his AP/CP pathology residency at Howard University and Howard University Hospital in Washington D.C. In 2011, Dr. Mukhtar joined the University of Alabama at Birmingham to pursue fellowships in surgical pathology and cytopathology. He then pursued fellowship in blood banking / transfusion medicine at Institute of Transfusion Medicine /University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, PA. He joined the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine as a member of its faculty, after serving as Medical Director of Blood Bank for 2 ½ years at Howard University Hospital. At UF Health, Dr. Mukhtar serves as a clinical associate professor and works as an Medical Director of Blood Bank and as well as staff Cytopathologist. He is a member of AABB, College of American Pathologists and American Society of Clinical Pathology.

Clinical Profile

Subspecialties
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • Blood Banking
  • Cytopathology

Research Profile

Dunbar NM and Yazer MT, on behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative and the STAT Study Investigators. Safety of the use of group A plasma in trauma: the STAT study. Transfusion 2017;57;1879–1884

Publications

2022
Adding Automation and Independent Dual Verification to Reduce Wrong Blood in Tube (WBIT) Events.
American journal of clinical pathology. [DOI] 10.1093/ajcp/aqac031. [PMID] 35304892.
2021
Effects of a Single Rapid Infusion System on Platelet Function in Stored Whole Blood: An Ex Vivo Study.
Cureus. [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.16518. [PMID] 34430129.
2021
Evaluation of A plasma for incompatible patients.
Transfusion. [DOI] 10.1111/trf.16170. [PMID] 33219552.
2020
Effect of single operator cholangioscopy on accuracy of bile duct cytology.
Diagnostic cytopathology. [DOI] 10.1002/dc.24553. [PMID] 32770823.
2020
Rapid Resolution of Severe Vaping-induced Acute Lipoid Pneumonia after Corticosteroid Treatment.
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. [DOI] 10.1164/rccm.201909-1826IM. [PMID] 32142357.
2018
Soluble antigens in plasma allow mismatched transfusion without hemolysis
Transfusion. [DOI] 10.1111/trf.14510. [PMID] 29392728.
2016
Frozen section evaluation of margins in radical prostatectomy specimens: a contemporary study and literature review.
Annals of diagnostic pathology. [DOI] 10.1016/j.anndiagpath.2016.08.002. [PMID] 27649947.
2013
Diagnostic error assessment and associated harm of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of neuroendocrine neoplasms of the pancreas.
Cancer cytopathology. [DOI] 10.1002/cncy.21332. [PMID] 23839928.

Contact Details

Emails:
Business:
fmukhtar@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO BOX 100275
DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY
GAINESVILLE FL 326100275
Business Street:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610