Omid Bakhtar, MD
Physician Advisor, Lab Operations
Omid Bakhtar, MD is a Board-Certified Pathologist in anatomic and clinical pathology who serves as the vice president for Pacific Rim Pathology in San Diego, CA. As part of the contract held by Pacific Rim Pathology, Dr. Bakhtar serves as the medical director for Outreach Laboratory Services for Sharp Healthcare. His daily duties include surgical pathology with an emphasis in breast and gastrointestinal disciplines as well as clinical pathology needs in special chemistry/immunology, chemistry and blood bank.
Dr. Bakhtar is passionate about the quality provided as part of both inpatient and outpatient pathology services. He is a strong advocate for appropriate laboratory test utilization and works with local HMO based organizations in maintaining such programs. Dr. Bakhtar serves as an assistant clinical professor in the UC Riverside School of Medicine and is an active lecturer in the field of pathology.