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Basak E. Dogan, M. D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1997 Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, MD, Diagnostic Radiology

Postgraduate Training

6/2004-6/2005 Clinical Fellowship, Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, Anne Kushwaha, M.D.
9/1997-9/2001 Clinical Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, Prof. Serdar Akyar, Chairman, Division Head


Academic Appointments

Instructor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Breast Imaging, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, 9/2001-7/2004

Institutional Committee Activities

Associate Member, Institutional Review Board, 2011-present
Member, Breast Cancer Clinical Research Meeting (BCCR), 9/2010-present
Member, Breast MRI Steering Committee, 1/2008

Honors and Awards

2011 Certificate of Merit, Electronic Exhibition,"Imaging of the Reconstructed Breast", Radiological Society of North America,

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Dogan BE, Le-Petross CH, Stafford JR, Atkinson N, Whitman GJ. MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy performed at 3 T with a 9-gauge needle: Preliminary experience. AJR Am J Roentgenol 199(5):w651-3, 11/2012. PMID: 23096211.
2. Rauch GM, Dogan BE, Smith TB, Liu P, Yang WT. Outcome analysis of 9-gauge MRI-guided vacuum-assisted core needle breast biopsies. AJR Am J Roentgenol 198(2):292-299, 2/2012.
3. Dogan B, Ma J, Hwang K, Lui P, Yang WT. T1- weighted 3D dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI of the breast using a dual-echo Dixon technique at 3 T. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 34(4):842-851, 11/2011. PMID: 21769987.
4. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ. Intraoperative breast ultrasound. Seminars in Roentgenology 46(4):280-284, 10/2011.
5. Lee YS, Mathew J, Dogan BE, Resetkova E, Huo L, Yang WT. Imaging features of micropapillary DCIS: Correlation with clinical and histopathological findings. Acad Radiol 18(7):797-803, 7/2011.
6. Dogan BE, Gonzalez-Angulo AM, Gilcrease M, Dryden MJ, Yang WT. Multimodality imaging of triple receptor-negative tumors with mammography, ultrasound, and MRI. AJR Am J Roentgenol 194(4):1160-1166, 4/2010. PMID: 20308526.
7. Cohen L, Chen Z, Arun B, Shao Z, Dryden M, Xu L, Le-Petross C, Dogan B, McKenna BJ, Lac, Markman M, Babiera G. External Qigong Therapy for women with breast cancer prior to surgery. Integrative Cancer Therapies 9(4):348-353, 2010.
8. Lai CJ, Shaw CC, Geiser W, Lingyun C, Arribas E, Stephens T, Davis PL, Ayyar GP, Dogan BE, Nguyen VA, Whitman GJ, Yang WT. Comparison of slot scanning digital mammography system with full-field digital mammography system. Med Phys 35(6):2339-2346, 6/2008.
9. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ, Singletary ES, Sahin A. Needle localization and excision of lesions poorly visible or invisible on mammography using mammographic landmarks. Breast J 13(4):433-5, Jul-Aug, 7/2007. PMID: 17593057.
10. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ, Kushwaha AC, Dempsey PJ. American College of Radiology breast imaging reporting and data system-MRI: A Primer. AJR Am J Roentgenol 187(2):152-160, 2006.
11. Ceyhan K, Yagmurlu B, Dogan BE, Erdogan N, Bulut S, Erekul S. Cytopathologic features of pituitary carcinoma with cervical vertebral bone metastasis: a case report. Acta Cytol 50(2):225-230, 2006.
12. Dogan BE, Yang WY. Direct injection of paraffin into the breast mammographic, sonographic and MR Imaging features. AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:888-894, 2006.
13. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ, Dryden MJ, Nguyen VA, Stafford RJ, Hazle J, McAlee KR, Phelps MJ, Ice MF, Kuerer HM, Middleton LP. Specimen radiography may be useful in confirmation of MRI-guided needle localization and surgical excision of breast lesions. AJR Am J Roentgenol 187(2):339-344, 2006.
14. Dogan BE, Erden I, Yagmurlu B, Unlu A, Yazgan C. Brain abscess: magnetic resonance perfusion findings. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34:160-162, 2005.
15. Dogan BE, Ceyhan K, Saylisoy S, Tukel S. Ductal dilatation as the manifesting sign of invasive ductal carcinoma. J Ultrasound Med 24:1413-7, 2005.
16. Dogan BE, Tukel S, Ceyhan K. Hydatid cyst of the breast. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34(5):204-205, 2005.
17. Erguvan-Dogan B, Yazgan C, Atasoy C, Sak S. Metaplastic breast carcinoma with osteochondrosarcomatous differentiation. AJR AM J Roentgenol 185:1-3, 2005.
18. Dogan BE, Dempsey PJ, Ayyar G, Gilcrease M. Radiologic Pathologic Conferences of M. D. Anderson Cancer Center: Primary desmoid tumor (extraabdominal fibromatosis) of the breast. AJR Am J Roentgenol 185(2):488-489, 2005.
19. Dogan BE, Fitoz S, Atasoy C, Yagmurlu A, Akyar S. Tracheoesophageal fistula: demonstration of recurrence by three-dimensional computed tomography. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34:167-169, 2005.
20. Lai CJ, Shaw CC, Whitman GJ, Johnston DA, Yang WT, Selinko V, Arribas E, Dogan B, Kappadath SC. Visibility of simulated microcalcifications--a hardocopy-based comparison of three mammographic systems. Med Phys 32:182-194, 2005.
21. Fitoz S, Ikinciogullari A, Dogan BE, Babacan E, Atasoy C, Sahin G. Bacillus Calmette-Guerin osteomyelitis in a patient with severe combined immunodeficiency: radiologic appearances of extensive dissemination. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 33:25-27, 2004.
22. Sahin G, Dogan BE, Demirtas M. Virtual MR arthroscopy of the wrist joint: a new intraarticular perspective. Skeletal Radiol 33(1):9-14, Nov-Dec, 2004. PMID: 14605770.
23. Dogan BE, Sahin G, Yagmurlu B, Erden I. Neuroarthropathy of the extremities: magnetic resonance imaging features. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 32(6):227-32, Nov-Dec, 11/2003. PMID: 14647121.
24. Tukel S, Dogan BE, Ozcan H. Alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma metastatic to the breast. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 32(2):102-4, Mar-Apr, 2003. PMID: 12658266.
25. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ, Middleton LP, Phelps M. Intracystic papillary carcinoma of the breast. AJR Am J Roentgenol 181(1):186, Mar-Apr, 2003. PMID: 12818855.
26. Dogan BE, Tukel S. Radiological management algorithms for pathological nipple discharge. Turkish Journal of Medical and Interventional Radiology 8:364-371, 2002.
27. Fitoz S, Atasoy C, Erguvan Dogan B, Erden I. Kallmann Syndrome: MR imaging findings. Turkish Journal of Medical and Interventional Radiology 51:121-123, 2001.
28. Atasoy C, Fitoz S, Erguvan Dogan B, Akyar S. Tuberculous fibrosing mediastinitis: CT and MRI findings. J Thorac Imaging 16:191-193, 2001.

Invited Articles

1. Dogan B, Turnbull L. Imaging of triple receptor negative breast cancers. Annals of Oncology 23(6):vi23-29, 8/2012.
2. Dogan B, Whitman G. Intraoperative breast ultrasound. Semin Roentgenology 46(4):280-284, 10/2011. PMID: 22035670.
3. Dogan B, Yang WT. Future of Breast Imaging. Hospital Imaging and Radiology Europe 6(1), 2011.
4. Dogan B. BI-RADS MRI: How to make the most of MRI interpretation in clinical practice. Hospital Imaging & Radiology Europe, 9/2007.
5. Erguvan-Dogan B, Whitman GJ. Commentary Re: Correlation of targeted ultrasound with magnetic resonance imaging abnormalies of the breast. Breast Diseases: A Year Book Quarterly 17 (4):356-357, 2007.


1. Dogan B. 3T MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy. American Roentgen Ray Society, Chicago, 5/2011.
2. Dogan BE, Ma J, Whitman GJ. Optimizing clinical breast MRI: How to identify common artifacts and correct them. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 19th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Montreal, Canada, 5/2011.
3. Rauch GM, Dogan BE, Liu P, Hunt KK, Yang WT. Outcome analysis of 9-gauge MRI-guided vacuum-assisted biopsies. Proceedings of the Radiological Society of North America,, 11/2009.
4. Dogan BE, Ma J, Hwang KP, Yang WT. 3T Breast MRI using Dixon technique. International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 17th Annual Meeting,, 2009.
5. Lee YS, Kunjummen J, Dogan BE. Multimodality imaging features of micropapillary DCIS. Proceedings of the Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, Ill. 2009.
6. Dogan B, Gonzalez-Angulo A, Gilcrease M, Dryden M, Carkaci, Yang W. Mammography, ultrasound and MRI findings in triple negative breast carcinomas. Scientific paper presentation,. Proceedings of the Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting, Chicago,, 11/2008.
7. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ, Dempsey PJ, Kushwaha A, Phelps M. ACR BI-RADS MRI: A Primer. American Roentgen Ray Society, New Orleans Scientific Presentation 184(4), 2005.
8. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ, Nguyen V, Dryden M, Middleton L. Specimen radiography may be useful following MR guided needle localization and excision of breast lesions. American Roentgen Ray Society, New Orleans Scientific Presentation 184(4), 2005.

Last updated: 8/29/2013