Dr. Terrence Dolan MD

Co-Founder – Executive Board Member

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Surgical Pathology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Informatics-Management

Dr. Dolan joined St. John Medical Center as the Director of Pathology Laboratories in 1980. He cofounded Pathology Laboratory Associates, Inc. along with Dr. John Minelly as a physician-owned professional corporation for a group of pathologists in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In 1981, Drs. Dolan and Minelly founded Regional Medical Laboratory to take advantage of outreach laboratory markets in Tulsa and the surrounding area.  Dr. Dolan served as the President of Regional Medical Laboratory and served as a member of the Board of Directors of Regional Medical Laboratory until its sale to LabCorp in 2022.

He was the President and a member of the Board of Directors of Infometrics Systems Corporation and was a Clinical Professor of Pathology at the University of Oklahoma Medical School and past president of the Oklahoma State Association of Pathologists. He is currently a member of the Board of the St John Health System.

Dr Dolan received his medical degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, graduating first in his class. He received his Pathology specialty education at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Following completion of his training, he became a staff physician at the Mayo Clinic as well as an instructor at the Mayo Clinic Medical School.

He is board-certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology as well as in Medical Microbiology. Dr Dolan is a past member of the Board of Editors of the American Journal of Clinical Pathology. He has served on numerous committees for the College of American Pathologists since 1969.

Over the last forty three years, Dr. Dolan has been interested in using informatics to leverage medical and management decisions in the clinical laboratory. During this time, he has developed extensive methods of measuring laboratory performance.

In 2018 Dr Dolan was awarded the Mayo Clinic Distinguished Alumni Award.  This award recognized his leadership in laboratory medicine, his role in developing Path-Net, the founding of Ascension St John Regional Medical Laboratory and other information systems and data warehouse innovations to improve patient care.