Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS: Biography
Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon trained in General Surgery at UNC, in Plastic Surgery at Brown University, in Reconstructive Microsurgery at NYU and in Hand Surgery at Harvard. Dr. Khouri Was Professor of Plastic Surgery at Washington University before moving to Miami. Dr. Khouri is married to Dr. Susana Leal-Khouri a renowned Pathologist & Dermatologist and they have five children.
Doctor Khouri is the founder of the Miami Breast Center. He is a Plastic Surgeon with more than 25 years of experience with breast reconstruction. He is a pioneer in fat transfer to the breast and in reconstructive microsurgery. He is also the inventor of the external expander BRAVA. Dr. Khouri developed the breakthrough third option breast reconstruction procedure called BRAVA + AFT (autologous fat transfer). He is the innovator and the recognized World expert in natural, no implant, breast augmentation and post-mastectomy, lumpectomy and prophylactic breast reconstruction.
Twelve years ago Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS Khouri published, what was then the largest experience in the world with breast reconstruction using microsurgery (DIEP) & TRAM flaps. While practicing in Miami over the past 7 years, he has perfected a much more patient-friendly alternative method of breast reconstruction. Doctor Khouri has contributed to many innovations in liposuction and lipografting.
Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS Khouri is invited to present all over the world, lecturing and training other doctors at leading National and International health and medical conferences on a variety of topics related to breast surgery and fat grafting including BRAVA expansion, and the technique of Partial Mastectomy Reconstruction, Emerging Concepts in 3D Mega-Volume Fat Grafting, Single Stage Reconstruction of the Radiated Partial Mastectomy with External Expansion and Fat Graft, Structural Fat Grafting in Breast Surgery and Immediate post mastectomy breast reconstruction.
Dr. Khouri has trained more than 500 doctors from 40 countries on his breakthrough procedure. He instructs by performing live surgery demonstrations and one-on-one examinations with his patients. Dr. Khouri will be presenting his lecture series on Immediate Mastectomy Reconstruction with BRAVA + AFT at the prestigious American Association of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting in San Francisco in April 2012.
In addition, Dr. Khouri will be the invited Guest Lecturer to present his information on the BRAVA Effect on reconstruction and augmentation at the following Plastic Surgery Annual Meetings: Japanese, Argentine, Russian, Taiwanese, and also at the International Society of Aesthetic Surgeons in Geneva, at the American Society of Aesthetic Surgeons in Vancouver and will perform live surgery and give courses in Barcelona and in Belgium.
Dr. Khouri is a Founding Member and Vice President of the International Society of Plastic and Regenerative Surgery: www.ISPRES.org
Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS Khouri operates at the Miami Breast Center as well as at the following hospitals in South Florida: Baptist, Doctors, South Miami, Mercy, Kendall Regional, Hialeah, Palmetto General and Coral Gables.Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS on Google+
Miami Breast Center Team
- Roger Khouri, MD, FACS Chief Surgeon
- Silvia Cristina Rotemberg, MD Breast Surgeon
- Eufemiano Cardoso, MD, FRCSBreast Surgeon
- Omar Blanco, PA Surgical Assistant
- Cyndi Administrative Assistant
- Rosie Toledo Executive Assistant
- Diana Macias, RN, BSN Head Nurse