Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with more than 25 years of surgical experience.

About Dr. Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS

Roger K. Khouri, MD, FACS was born in Lebanon in 1957. Dr. Khouri is married to Dr. Susana Leal-Khouri a renowned Pathologist and Dermatologist and they have five children. Doctor Khouri is the founder of the Miami Breast Center. 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).

Experience

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 the innovator and the recognized World expert in natural, no implant, breast augmentation and post-mastectomy, lumpectomy and prophylactic breast reconstruction. Dr. Khouri 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.

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 Training, Certifications, & Licensure

1981American University of Beirut; Beirut, Lebanon
Medical Doctor (Graduated top 10% of class)
1981Burroughs-Wellcome Research Labs
Fellow in Molecular Biology
1982New York State Medical Licensure Certification
1985University of North Carolina Memorial Hospital
Resident in General Surgery
1987Brown University Affiliated Hospitals
Resident in Plastic Surgery
1988New York University and Bellevue Hospitals
Fellow in Microvascular Surgery
1989Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Hospital,
Fellow in Hand Surgery/Microsurgery
1991Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
1992Certificate of added qualifications in Hand Surgery
1995Florida State Medical Licensure Certification
2001Re-certified in Hand Surgery
2008Georgia State Medical Licensure Certification
2011Re-Certified in Hand Surgery
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Awards & Hospital Appointments

1989-1996Appointed at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital
St. Louis, MO
1996-PresentHospital Appointments at Baptist Health, Doctors Hospital, South Miami Hospital, Mercy Hospital, Kendall Regional Hospital, Hialeah Hospital, Palmetto General Hospital, Coral Gables Hospital
1999Best Scientific Paper Award for “Breast Enlargement with a Bra-like Soft Tissue Expansion Device”; American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting; Dallas
2001Godina Lecture Award of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery: “Reconstruction: the Journey” ; San Diego
2009ESPRAS Great Debate Winner, “Breast Augmentation: Implants vs. Fat Grafts”; Greece
20102010 EURAPS Best Scientific Paper: ”Tissue Engineering a Breast Mound by External Expansion and Autologous Fat Grafting, Manchester
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 Medical & Academic Societies

Active MemberAmerican Association for Hand Surgery
FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
Founding MemberAmerican Society for Peripheral Nerve
Active MemberAmerican Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
Active MemberAmerican Society for Surgery of the Hand
Active MemberAmerican Society of Plastic Surgeons
Active MemberAUB Surgical Society
Founding MemberCell Transplant Society
Founding MemberConverse Society
Corresponding MemberEuropean Association of Plastic Surgeons (EURAPS)
Active MemberGreater Miami Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
Founding Board MemberInternational Society for Tissue Engineers
Senior MemberPlastic Surgery Research Council
Corresponding MemberSociete Francaise de Chirurgie de la Main (G.E.M.)
Corresponding MemberS.F.C.P.R.E. (French Society of Plastic Surgeons)
Senior MemberSociety of University Surgeons
Corresponding MemberTurkish Society of Plastic Surgeons
Active MemberWomack Society
Founding MemberWorld Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery

3 Dermatology Locations

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Miami Dermatology Center

2750 SW 37 Ave #1,
Miami, FL 33133
Existing Patient: 305-774-7001

Dermatology & Plastic Surgery

580 Crandon Boulevard Suite #101,
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
Existing Patient: 305-361-8200

Florida Keys Dermatology

91500 Overseas Highway #207,
Tavernier, FL 33070
Existing Patient: 305-852-2444