Jan V Pitha, MD, PhD

Okahoma City VA Health Care Service
921 N.E. 13th
VAMC (113), Room 4F-147
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma  73104

PHONE:  (405) 456-5019

E-MAIL:  jan-pitha@ouhsc.edu


Professor of Pathology

Chief, Oklahoma City VA Health Care Service, Laboratory Service

Adjunct Associate Professor of Dermatology


Charles University
Prague, Czechoslovakia
M.D. (1959)

John Curtain School of Medical Research 
Australian National University Canberra ACT, Australia 
Ph.D.-Electron Microscopy (in absentia) (1968)


  1. Swartz M, Scofield R, Dickey W, Kirk J, Wilson D, Pitha J, and Muchmore H. Unilateral adrenal enlargement due to histoplasma capsulatum. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 1996; 23:813-815.
  2. Somach S.C., Taira J.W., Pitha J.V., and Everett M.A. Pigmented lesions in actinically damaged skin. Arch. Dermatol. 1996; 1297-1302.
  3. Antz M, Scherlag BJ, Patterson E, Otomo K, Tonda C, Pitha J, Gonzalez MD, Jackman W.M., and Lazzara R. Electrophysiology of the right anterior approach to the atrioventricular node: Studies in vivo and in the isolated perfused dog heart. J. of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. 1997; 8(1): 47-61.
  4. Morgan M, Pitha J, Johnson S, Dunn B, and Everett M. Angiomatoid malignant fibrous histiocytoma. Revisited. American Journal of Dermatopathology. 1997; 19(3): 223-227.
  5. Yu Z, Bane BL, Lee J, Pitha JV, Peyton M, Houck J, Li S: Cytogenetic and comparative genomic hybridization studies of an esophageal giant fibrovascular polyp: A case report.  Human Pathology Feb 2012;43(2):293-298