D. Greer Falls III, MD
Department of Pathology, Section of Anatomic Pathology
Associate Professor of Pathology.
Medical Director of Autopsy.
Associate Dean for Students
Class Dean, MCG Class of 2016
MD, 1979: Medical University of South Carolina
BS, 1975; Wofford College
Residency & Fellowships
1975-1979, Georgia Health Sciences University
Anatomic Pathology, 1988
Autopsy and Placental Pathology. Cytopathology. Dysmorphology.
Cardiovascular Pathology. Congenital anomalies.
Phase II Pathology - lectures, seminars and modules in cardiovascular pathology, pediatric neoplasms, congenital heart anomalies, arthritis, inflammatory bowel diseases, pneumonia, congenital malformations and genetic diseases. Med Tech - systemic pathology course. Presentation to critical care nursing and pediatric cardiology surgical nursing. Forensic pathology
■ “Clinical Commentary: Granulocytic Fragments in Sepsis”, R. Dalton, J. Krauss, D. Falls, and G. Fuller. Annuals of Clinical & Laboratory Science. 31(4):365-368, 2001.
■ “Intimal Thickness and Layering and Smooth Muscle Cell Phenotypes in Aorta of Youth”, R.N. Rao, G. Falls, R. Gerrity, S.N. Sethuraman, D.S. Thiruvaiyaru. Pathobiology. 68(1):18-28, 2000.
■ "Unilateral Pulmonary Agenesis Without Mediastinal Displacement", Arlene S. Roque, E.M.Burton, R.Boedy, G.Falls, and J.Bhatia. Southern Medical Journal. 90:335-37.
■ "Measurement of Left Ventricular Mass in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Using MRI: Comparison with Echocardiography", J.Allison, F.Flickinger, J.Wright, G.Falls, et.al. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 11:329-334.
■ "Unexplained Indirect Hyperbilirubinemia, Hyper-Cholesterolemia, and Spur Cell Formation in Two Male Siblings: A Variant of Cholesterol Ester Deposition", J. Clark, H. Sabio, D. Flannery, D. G. Falls. Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 16:194-198.
■ "Fatal Thrombocytopenic Coagulopathy Following Cardiopulmonary Bypass: A Clinicopathologic Correlation Implicating Heparin", Southern Medical Journal. (submitted for publication 26 April 1993)
■ "Ultrasound Diagnosis of a Twin Gestation with Concordant Body Stalk Anomaly", A. K. Hiett, L. Devoe, D. G. Falls, and S. Martin. Journal of Reproductive Medicine. (In Press 1993).
■ "Relationship of Atherosclerosis in Young Men to Serum Lipoprotein Cholesterol Concentrations and Smoking", JAMA, 264:3018-3024. A preliminary report from the Pathobiological Determinants of Atherosclerosis in Youth Research Group, MCGH authors: A. B. Chandler, R. N. Rao, D. G. Falls, B. O. Spurlock, 1990.
■ "Bilateral Ovarian Fibromas", D. Rogers, D. Gable, G. Falls, and C. Howell. Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 25:690-691, June, 1990.
■ "Bypass Circuits as the Source of Thromboemboli During Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation", S. Fink, D. Bockman, C. Howell, G. Falls, and W. Kanto. Journal of Pediatrics 115: 621-624, 1989.
For a complete listing of all publications, see Dr. Fall's work at PubMed.