Medical School
UNT Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (1996)
Parkland Health and Hospital System (1997), Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
Parkland Health and Hospital System (2001), Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2002), Medical Microbiology

Research Interest

  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Infectious Disease Pathology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

A Wandering Missionary's Burden: Persistent Fever and Progressive Somnolence in a Returning Traveler.
Yagnik KJ, Pezo-Salazar A, Rosenbaum D, Jaso JM, Cavuoti D, Nelson B, Chancey RJ, McKenna ML, Castellino LM, Open Forum Infect Dis 2021 Aug 8 8 ofab377
Left hand necrosis as the initial presentation of disseminated mucormycosis: A case report and literature review.
Phen S, Ali M, Hoff E, Yagnik KJ, Cutrell JB, Waters J, Cavuoti D, Odedosu K, IDCases 2021 26 e01269
Bilateral Acanthamoeba Panophthalmitis: A rare and unique case.
Chkheidze R, Evers BM, Cavuoti D, Merritt J, Hogan RN, Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2020 Dec 20 100970
Saliva for use with a point of care assay for the rapid diagnosis of COVID-19.
SoRelle JA, Mahimainathan L, McCormick-Baw C, Cavuoti D, Lee F, Thomas A, Sarode R, Clark AE, Muthukumar A, Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry 2020 Sep
Saliva as an Alternate Specimen Source for Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in Symptomatic Patients Using Cepheid Xpert Xpress SARS-CoV-2.
McCormick-Baw C, Morgan K, Gaffney D, Cazares Y, Jaworski K, Byrd A, Molberg K, Cavuoti D, J Clin Microbiol 2020 Jul 58 8
Polymicrobial infection confined to Ahmed glaucoma shunt.
Lee JC, Evers BM, Cavuoti D, Hogan RN, Kooner KS, Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2020 Jun 18 100596
Abbott ARCHITECT Syphilis TP Chemiluminescent Immunoassay Accurately Diagnoses Past or Current Syphilis in Pregnancy.
Adhikari EH, Frame IJ, Hill E, Fatabhoy R, Strickland AL, Cavuoti D, McIntire DD, Hollaway RM, Am J Perinatol 2020 Jan 37 1 112-118
Evaluation of the Accelerate Pheno System: Results from Two Academic Medical Centers.
Lutgring JD, Bittencourt C, McElvania TeKippe E, Cavuoti D, Hollaway R, Burd EM J. Clin. Microbiol. 2018 Apr 56 4
Abdominal Angiostrongyliasis: A Presentation of Eosinophilic Granulomatous Colitis.
Walls T, Cavuoti D, Channabasappa N, Yang M, Southern P, Gill MA, Park JY Int. J. Surg. Pathol. 2017 Dec 1066896917749929
HHV-8-associated haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in a patient with advanced AIDS.
Bangaru S, Strickland A, Cavuoti D, Shah N BMJ Case Rep 2017 Dec 2017


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Honors & Awards

  • Stembridge Award
    Excellence in Resident Education/CP (2020-2021)
  • Stembridge Award
    Excellence in Resident Teaching AP (2018-2019)
  • Stembridge Award
    Excellence in Resident Teaching CP (2014-2015)
  • Stembridge Award
    Excellence in Resident Teaching CP (2011-2012)
  • Stembridge Award
    Excellence in Resident Teaching AP/CP (2008-2009)
  • Outstanding Teacher Award
    Second Year Medical School Teaching (2007-2008)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society for Microbiology
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists
  • College of American Pathologists
  • Southwestern Association of Clinical Microbiology