Joseph H Yacoub, MD| Diagnostic Radiology | MedStar Health

Joseph H Yacoub, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialties: Diagnostic Radiology

Languages: Arabic, English

This doctor does not schedule patient visits.

Procedures I perform

  • Radiology Services
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1133 21st Street Northwest
Suite 801
Washington, DC, 20036

202-748-8840

Fax 202-350-9512

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1120 20th Street Northwest
Stes 115 and 117
Washington, DC, 20036

855-211-4619

Fax 301-209-5776

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3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
CCC Bldg Ground Fl
Washington, DC, 20007

202-444-3400

Fax 202-444-3411

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24035 Three Notch Road
Hollywood, MD, 20636

301-373-7900

Fax 301-373-6900

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12 Medstar Boulevard
Suite 150
Bel Air, MD, 21015

443-625-5430

Fax 443-356-4092

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7503 Surratts Road
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
Clinton, MD, 20735

301-877-4772

Fax 301-877-3518

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5454 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 1100
Bethesda, MD, 20815

301-215-9420

Fax 301-215-4499

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3001 South Hanover Street
MedStar Harbor Hospital Center
Baltimore, MD, 21225

410-350-3300

Fax 410-350-2033

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25500 Point Lookout Road
MedStar St Mary's Hospital
Leonardtown, MD, 20650

301-475-6399

Fax 240-434-7248

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2118 Greenspring Drive
Suite 100
Lutherville, MD, 21093

443-470-1070

Fax 443-561-6234

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201 East University Parkway
MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
Baltimore, MD, 21218

410-554-2728

Fax 410-554-2584

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18101 Prince Philip Drive
MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
Olney, MD, 20832

301-774-8650
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13950 Brandywine Road
Suite G25
Brandywine, MD, 20613

240-546-3010

Fax 240-681-2446

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12158 Central Avenue
Suite 100
Bowie, MD, 20721

301-430-2750

Fax 301-430-2751

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9000 Franklin Square Drive
MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
Baltimore, MD, 21237

443-777-7441

Fax 443-777-7397

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7501 Surratts Road
Suite 104
Clinton, MD, 20735

301-868-0972

Fax 301-856-4559

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5601 Loch Raven Boulevard
MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
Baltimore, MD, 21239

443-444-2430

Fax 443-444-4656

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106 Irving Street Northwest
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC, 20010

202-877-9729

Fax 301-209-5616

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102 Irving Street Northwest
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
Washington, DC, 20010

202-877-1000
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10 Saint Patricks Drive
Floor 1
Waldorf, MD, 20603

301-705-7870

Fax 301-705-9622

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Insurance

MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage Signature and Select (aka Senior Advantage)
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • UnitedHealthcare and AARP Medicare Complete Plans/ UHC Group Medicare Advantage Plans HMO, POS, PPO
    • Kaiser Virginia Premier
    • Medicare Fee for Service
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Kaiser Permanente Select
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Adv/Special Needs Plans
    • Kaiser Permanente Flexible Choice POS
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • UHC Community Plan of MD
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • CFBCBS EPO
    • Aetna Better Health of Maryland
    • Kaiser PermanenteSelect-Added Choice
    • Kaiser MD Medicaid MCO
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna HMO
    • Open POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open HMO
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • Network OA
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • United Student Resources
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Tricare Prime
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

Fellowship Program: Northwestern University (2013)

Residency Program: University of Chicago Medical Center (2012)

Internship Program: University of Chicago Medical Center (2008)

Medical School: Wake Forest University School of Medicine (2007)

News and publications

Yacoub JH, Elsayes KM, Fowler KJ, Hecht EM, Mitchell DG, Santillan C , Szklaruk J. Pitfalls in liver MRI: technical approach to avoiding misdiagnosis and improving image quality. J Magn Reson Imaging 2018 Oct 8 PubMed PMID: 30295343



Elsayes KM, Kielar AZ, Elmohr MM, Chernyak V, Masch WR, Furlan A, Marks RM, Cruite I, Fowler KJ, Tang A, Bashir MR, Hecht EM, Kamaya A, Jambhekar K, Kamath A, Arora S, Bijan B, Ash R, Kassam Z, Chaudhry H, McGahan JP, Yacoub JH, McInnes M, Fung AW, Shanbhogue K, Lee J, Deshmukh S, Horvat N, Mitchell DG, Do RKG, Surabhi VR, Szklaruk J, Sirlin CB. White paper of the Society of Abdominal Radiology hepatocellular carcinoma diagnosis disease-focused panel on LI-RADS v2018 for CT and MRI. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Aug 28. PubMed PMID: 30155697

 

Yacoub JH, Oto A. MRI of Prostate Zonal Anatomy. Radiol Clin North Am. 2018 Mar;56(2):197-209. PubMed PMID: 29420976



Sullivan TP, Yacoub JH, Surucu M, Harkenrider MM, Bill S, Shea SM*. Providing MR Imaging for Pelvic Cancer Brachytherapy: Lessons for Radiologists.  Radiographics. 2018 May-Jun;38(3):932-944. PubMed PMID: 29757719



Yacoub JH, Miller FH. Understanding LI-RADS, Its Relationship to AASLD and OPTN, and the Challenges of Its Adoption. Curr Hepatology Rep. 2017 16: 72. DOI: 10.1007/s11901-017-0337-y



Harkenrider MM, Shea SM, Wood AM, Chinsky B, Bajaj A, Mysz M, Yacoub JH, Goldberg A, Liotta M, Potkul R, Surucu M, Roeske J, Small W Jr. How one institution overcame the challenges to start an MRI-based brachytherapy program for cervical cancer. J Contemp Brachytherapy. 2017 Apr;9(2):177-186. PubMed PMID: 28533808



Yacoub JH, Oto A, Allen BC, et al. ACR Appropriateness Criteria Staging of Testicular Malignancy. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Aug 12. pii: S1546-1440(16)30469-0. PubMed PMID: 27526969



Yacoub JH, Oto A. “Diagnostic: The Future” Crohn’s Disease: Basic Principles edited by A. Fichera & M. Krane Springer 2015



Yacoub JH, Oto A.  “Male Pelvis” Abdominal-Pelvic MRI, 4th Edition, edited by Richard C. Semelka. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. December 2015.​​​​​​​



Yacoub JH, Oto A, Miller FH. MRI Of The Prostate. Radiol Clin North Am. 2014 Jul;52(4):811-837. PubMed PMID: 24889173



Yacoub JH, Oto A. New magnetic resonance imaging modalities for Crohn disease. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;22(1):35-50. PubMed PMID: 24238131



Yacoub JH, Yousuf A, Agrawal G, Thomas S, Appelbaum DE, Oto A. Evaluation of the gallbladder and cystic duct patency with Gadoxetate Disodium enhanced MR Cholangiography: Prospective comparison of patients with normal gallbladder function and acute cholecystitis. Acta Radiol. 2014 Jul;56(7):782-9. PubMed PMID: 25009279​​​​​​​



Yacoub JH, Obara P, Oto A. The Evolving Role of MRI in Crohn’s Disease. J Magn Reson Imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging 2013; 37: 1277–1289. PubMed PMID:  23712842



Yacoub JH, Verma S, Moulton J, Eggener S, Oto A. Image-guided Prostate Biopsy: Conventional and Emerging Techniques. RadioGraphics 2012;32(3):819-837. PubMed PMID: 22582361



Oto A, Yacoub J and The ACR Expert Panel on Urologic Imaging. ACR Appropriateness Criteria® staging of testicular malignancy. Reston (VA): American College of Radiology (ACR) – Revised Update 2012