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Ann E. Smith Sehdev, MD

Board Certifications

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology


Gynecologic Pathology


Cascade Pathology Services


Cascade Pathology Services, a Sonic Healthcare Anatomic Pathology Practice, is privileged to include Ann E. Smith Sehdev, M.D., as a member of our medical staff. Dr. Smith Sehdev has extensive hospital and laboratory experience with an impressive academic background.

Dr. Smith Sehdev graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington. She received her medical degree from Oregon Health and Sciences University in Portland.

Dr. Smith Sehdev went on to complete her postgraduate training at Johns Hopkins Medical Institution in Baltimore, Maryland, starting with a four-year anatomic and clinical pathology residency, during which she won the Stowell-Orbison Award for Scientific Achievement. She later completed a two-year gynecologic pathology fellowship. For her fellowship research, she received the Young Investigators’ Award for Excellence in Clinical Research.

Dr. Smith Sehdev has since had a long career of key positions in hospitals and laboratories. For Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital, she is laboratory director, chair of the pathology section of the medicine executive committee; and member of the quality council and physician informatics committee, positions she holds concurrently to her role at Cascade Pathology Services.

Dr. Smith Sehdev is a fellow of the College of American Pathologists and belongs to six other professional medical organizations, including the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathologists. She holds full medical licensure in the states of Oregon and Washington.

Dr. Smith Sehdev is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology. She has also completed autocyte proficiency and cytec thinprep proficiency certifications at Johns Hopkins cytopathology, and the Maryland cytology proficiency test at Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

Dr. Smith Sehdev has coauthored 20 articles for peer-reviewed medical journals and has given numerous abstract and poster presentations for professional society meetings.


Pacific Lutheran University (BS) Tacoma, WA

Oregon University Health Sciences (MD) Portland, OR

Pathology Residency

Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship Johns Hopkins Medical Institution Baltimore, MD

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency Johns Hopkins Medical Institution Baltimore, MD