Hassan Sawaf, MD

Certified by the American Board of Radiology. 23 years’ experience in Medical Imaging. Special expertise in Body Imaging, MRI, and management of Radiology Center.


    Damascus University, Faculty of Medicine, MD Diploma


    Transitional year Internship at University of Texas Medical School, Houston Texas


    Diagnostic Radiology Residency at University of Texas Medical School, Houston Texas


    Body Imaging Fellowship at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Board Certifications:

    American Board of Radiology

Professional Societies:

    Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
    American College of Radiology (ACR)
    American Rontgen Ray Society (ARRS)
    Syrian American Medical Association. (Founding member)

Current Academic Appointments:

    Staff Radiologist in the Sawaf Institute for Medical Imaging
    Guest lecturer for the Radiology Residency Program in Damascus University Medical School

Practice Emphasis:

    General Radiography, GU and GI fluoroscopic exams.
    Ultrasound, MRI, and MSCT.
    US guided FNA of thyroid nodules, breast lesions, and superficial lymph nodes.
    US guided core biopsy of breast masses and needle localization.



    Outstanding Academic Achievement, University of Texas at Houston 1992
    Outstanding Academic Achievement, University of Damascus, Faculty of Medicine 1992