Maria E. Sibug Saber

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology

Areas of treatment:

Thyroid Cancer
Breast Cancer
Pancreas Cancer


  • Pathology


  • Department of Pathology


  • English
  • Tagalog

Maria E. Sibug Saber, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology

Practicing location:

  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Originally from Manila, Philippines, Dr. Sibug-Saber is currently an assistant professor of clinical pathology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and a staff pathologist at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.  A member of the Los Angeles Society of Pathologists since 2000, Dr. Sibug-Saber is also a member of the Medical Staff Committees at both USC Norris and USC Univeristy Hospital.


Doctor of Medicine, University of Philippines, 1986


University of Phillipines, 1986 - 1987


State University of New York, Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, 1990 - 1993
UCLA Medical Center, Clinical Pathology, 1999 - 2000


National Eye Institute, NIH, Clinical Research Ophthalmology, 1988 - 1990
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Ophthalmolic Pathology, 1993 - 1995
UCLA Medical Center, Surgical Pathology, 1995 - 1997


Diplomate, American Board of Pathology: Anatomic Pathology

Professional society memberships:

Los Angeles Society of Pathologists
Association of Ophthalmic Alumni-Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
American Society of Clinical Pathologists, Fellow
University of the Philippines College of Medicine Fellowship of Lady Doctors
University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Association
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc.


Callendar-Binford Fellowship Award, 1993
Fogarty Visiting Fellowship Award, 1988
Most Outstanding Intern in Ophthalmology, 1987
International Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, 1982
International Honor Society in Social Science of Pi Gamma Mu, 1982
Graduated cum laude, University of the Philippines, 1981
Consistent President's/Dean's List, 1978-1981