Breast Biopsy, Breast Cancer, Diagnostic Radiology, Mammography, Stereotactic Biopsy, Ultrasound
Nagi F. Khouri earned his M.D. degree from the American University of Beirut in 1971. Following his residency training at Hopkins in 1975, he was board certified in Radiology and joined the full time faculty as a chest radiologist. His clinical and research interests focused on lung cancer, CT of the pulmonary nodule, and percutaneous lung biopsies. Dr. Khouri was the director of the Chest Service from 1976 to 1986.
In 1986, Dr. Khouri focused his efforts on the field of Breast Imaging and Intervention by establishing an independent diagnostic breast imaging facility, The Diagnostic Breast Center of Cross Keys. He was the first to introduce image guided breast biopsies in Maryland. In 1995 he became Medical Director at Johns Hopkins Imaging at Green Spring Station where he focused on breast imaging and intervention with a patient oriented approach. From 2002 to 2012, Dr. Khouri was the Director of Breast Imaging at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Dr. Khouri holds a joint appointment in Radiology and Oncology and was twice voted among the top 10 Womens Imagers by Medical Imaging (January 2006 and April 2007). Over the past 8 years, he has focused his international efforts on promoting breast health for women in the Middle East and the developing world, working with governments, hospitals, medical organizations and NGOs.