Breast Imaging

Welcome to the Breast Imaging section at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston. Our team is composed of Board Certified, Fellowship-trained Breast Radiologists with vast experience in the interpretation of screening and diagnostic mammograms, screening and diagnostic breast ultrasounds, and breast MRI as well as interventional procedures of the breast such as ultrasound-guided biopsy, stereotactic-guided biopsy, tomosynthesis-guided biopsy, MRI-guided biopsy, needle localization under imaging guidance, ductography, and breast fine-needle aspiration.

Our section provides compassionate and personalized care to patients at Memorial Hermann Hospital, Memorial Hermann outpatient locations in the Medical Center, Upper Kirby, Bayshore, and Lyndon B. Johnson County Hospital. Active multidisciplinary collaboration with Pathology, Surgery, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, and Patient Navigation assures a complete and reliable approach to the early detection and treatment of breast cancer.

As an integral part of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston, we are passionate about providing educational training, advanced research, and strive to stay at the forefront of modern technology. State-of-the-art medical equipment with the latest technology and safety is utilized in our facilities to provide optimal care for our patients.

Congratulations, Dr. Claudia Cotes and Resident Anastasiia Morozova – For the publication of the article Challenges in Interpretation of Ultrasound Breast Findings in the Emergency Setting in RadioGraphics!

Section Chief

Claudia Coates, MDClaudia C. Cotes, MDVisit Profile Page


Kiran Chang, M.D.Kiran Chang, MDVisit Profile Page
Elaine Khalil, M.D.Elaine Khalil, MDVisit Profile Page
Harnoor Singh, MDHarnoor Singh, MDVisit Profile Page
Abdelhafez-AbeerAbeer Hamed Abdelhafez, MD PhDVisit Profile Page


Verlincia WilliamsVerlincia Williams
Senior Program Manager
6411 Fannin St., Suite J2.222
Tel: 713-704-4649
Fax: 713-704-1596