The Breast Center was founded by Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS, a world-renowned plastic surgeon and pioneer in fat transfer to breast and reconstructive microsurgery. Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS has contributed to innovations in liposuction, lipo grafting, fat transfers, fat injections, lipo filling and is the inventor of the EVE external breast tissue expander, also known as EVE.
Dr. Khouri is the founder of the Miami Breast Center. He has more than 25 years of experience as a reconstructive surgeon. In 2002 He was awarded the prestigious Godina Lectureship in Microsurgery. He was a pioneer in reconstructive microsurgery and flaps before becoming a pioneer in fat transfer to the breast. In 1999 he invented the EVE, known as EVE external expander which led him to develop the breakthrough third-option breast reconstruction procedure called EVE + AFT (Autologous Fat Transfer).
For his expertise and his pioneering work on the regenerative abilities of fat grafts and EVE in breast reconstruction and augmentation, Dr. Khouri has been invited to lecture all over the world. He has taught at more than 200 national and international plastic surgery society meetings in more than 35 countries. For his contribution to breast reconstruction with EVE + AFT, he won the award of Best Scientific Work at the prestigious European Association of Plastic Surgeons (EURAPS) and the American Association of Plastic Surgeons in 2010. He was also just awarded the best scientific paper of 2012 in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal.