Job Title :
Hospital Affiliation :
Columbus Community Hospital, Fayette Colorado Hospital, Oak Bend Medical Center, Memorial Hermann Fort Bend Hospital, Houston Northwest Medical Center
Practice Name :
Khaled W. Jabboury, MD, PA
Houston, 77082 United States
Practice Website :
Years in Practice :
Description of Practice :
The domain of clinical activity is adult medical oncology with emphasis on breast, lung and colorectal cancer. He incorporates pertinent early information in the investigational field to improve the potential of therapeutic outcome of front-line cancer treatment. The objective is to strive to improve the chance of achieving pathological /clinical complete remission and therefore increasing the odds of curative outcome. This is always done within the context of organ preservation with multimodality treatment approach incorporating limited surgery or radiochemotherapy when necessary. All of that have to be sorted out while dealing with the Human Element dictating individual variation, and nurturing the emotional need, transforming the encounter with cancer from a threatening, frightening experience to emboldening life advancing one.
Areas of Expertise :
Breast and Lung Cancer
Year Graduated :
Basrah University; American University of Beirut Medical Center
American University Hospital (Medical Oncology); MD Anderson Cancer Center (Medical Oncology); University of Texas Medical School (Whole Body Hyperthermia)
Board Certification :
Faculty Appointments :
- UT Medical School - Teaching Appointment
- Past Medical Director of Oncology, HCA West Hoston Medical Center
Professional Society Memberships :
American Society for Clinical Oncology, Southern Medical Association, North American Hyperthermia Society, Radiation Research Society, Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association, American Association for Cancer Research, Texas Society of Medical Oncology, Arab American Cancer Foundation
12 Published Articles, Multiple Abstracts
Research Interests :
Involved in Clinical Trials since 1978 on Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer and Advanced Malignancies. Also whole body hyperthermia research, genetic testing for cancer in individuals, cancer screening and prevention
Philanthropic Initiatives :
Jabboury Foundation for Cancer Research, Inc.
The Foundation goals are:
- Improve public awareness of cancer impact on the community and opportunities for improvement.
- Cancer related Educational activities for the medical community.
- Clinical trials in the community.
- Genetic testing.
Attributes Success To:
His passion is to get rid of cancer in every situation! His journey in this field as a healer, over the last three and a half decades, makes him a witness to the remarkable progress achieved. Nevertheless, there remains a multitude of human suffering to relieve, and he believes this is possible. It is possible by daring to think out of the box, arming the mind with the fast expanding knowledge base in the field and acting on it. This can only be carried out optimally when the world of science is paved with the message of love and care towards cure.
Favorite Medical Journal :
New England Journal of Medicine