Joseph Yacoub, MD


Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English, Arabic

Clinical Expertise

  • Gastrointestinal Imaging
  • Genitourinary Tract Imaging
  • Liver And Pancreatic Imaging
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Prostate MRI

About Dr. Yacoub

Travel/mission trips;History;Family and Friends

Medical Education

Medical School
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
University of Chicago Medical Center - Radiology
Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center - MR Predominant Body Imaging and Musculoskeletal Imaging

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology


  • How one institution overcame the challenges to start an MRI-based brachytherapy program for cervical cancer Harkenrider, M. M.; Shea, S. M.; Wood, A. M.; Chinsky, B.; Bajaj, A.; Mysz, M.; Yacoub, J. H.; Goldberg, A.; Liotta, M.; Potkul, R.; Surucu, M.; Roeske, J.; Small, W., Jr, Journal of contemporary brachytherapy
  • Point A vs. HR-CTV D90 in MRI-based cervical brachytherapy of small and large lesions Harmon, G.; Diak, A.; Shea, S. M.; Yacoub, J. H.; Small, W., Jr; Harkenrider, M. M., Brachytherapy
  • SU-E-J-207: Effect of Pulse Sequence Parameters On Geometric Distortions Induced by a Titanium Brachytherapy Applicator Shea, S.; Diak, A.; Surucu, M.; Harkenrider, M.; Yacoub, J.; Roeske, J.; Small, W., Medical physics
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  • New magnetic resonance imaging modalities for Crohn disease Yacoub, J. H.; Oto, A., Magnetic resonance imaging clinics of North America
  • Evolving role of MRI in Crohn's disease Yacoub, J. H.; Obara, P.; Oto, A., Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI
  • Imaging-guided prostate biopsy: conventional and emerging techniques Yacoub, J. H.; Verma, S.; Moulton, J. S.; Eggener, S.; Aytekin, O., Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc