J. Robert McFarlane III, M.D.

Robert McFarlane

Dr. Rob McFarlane is an anatomic and clinical pathologist who joined Pathology Consultants in 2007. Dr. McFarlane is currently the Laboratory Medical Director for Cottage Grove Hospital and Vice Chair of the Department of Pathology for Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship in dermatopathology, University of Washington 2007
  • Residency, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 2006
  • Medical degree, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston 2002

Subspecialty Certification

  • Dermatopathology, American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology, 2007


When not practicing pathology, Rob is an outdoors and sports enthusiast who enjoys biking, skiing and hunting. He’s married and has three children.