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Basak E. Dogan, M. D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

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

Bio Statement

Dr. Dogan is an Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology in the Breast Imaging Section, and Medical Director of the Ben and Julie Rogers Breast Diagnostic Clinic.  She received her medical degree from Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey, and completed her Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Ankara University Medical School in 2001.  After completing a Breast Imaging Fellowship at MD Anderson in 2005, Dr. Dogan joined the MD Anderson Faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2007.  During her time at MD Anderson, Dr. Dogan has maintained her commitment to clinical excellence, research, administrative services, and education.  Her areas of clinical and research focus include advanced breast MRI applications, optoacoustic, and micro bubble contrast-enhanced ultrasound of sentinel lymph nodes.  Dr. Dogan has been actively involved in the development of protocols for breast MRI-guided biopsy, as well as in the implementation of pre-surgical Radioactive Seed Localization of breast lesions at MD Anderson.  Additionally, Dr. Dogan has actively engaged in the Breast Imaging Mentoring Program and the DR Mentoring Seminar Series.  As Medical Director of the Ben and Julie Rogers Breast Diagnostic Clinic, Dr. Dogan upholds the mission of high quality, safe, efficient clinical care and cutting edge research that patients at MD Anderson have enjoyed for over 70 years.  In addition, Dr. Dogan assists the Section Chief with strategic planning, resource allocation, and faculty and staff integration with the West Houston Imaging Facility.  Other key duties include evaluating the Breast Imaging Program for maintenance of ACR accreditation and Center of Excellence status. Dr. Dogan works closely with leadership in Diagnostic Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging, and the Nellie B. Connally Breast Center to enhance patient access for timely multidisciplinary evaluation.

Research Interests

Advanced breast MRI applications

Optoacoustic and micro bubble contrast-enhanced ultrasound of sentinel lymph nodes.

Clinical Interests

Development of protocols for breast MRI-guided biopsy

Implementation of pre-surgical Radioactive Seed Localization of breast lesions

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

Board Certifications

12/2014 ISCD Certification
10/2013 ABR

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 9/2007-9/2013
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) Organization Committee, 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. Pan J, Dogan BE, Carkaci S, Santiago L, Arribas E, Cantor SB, Wei W, Stafford RJ, Whitman GJ. Comparing performance of the CADstream and the DynaCAD breast MRI CAD systems: CADstream vs. DynaCAD in breast MRI. J Digit Imaging 26(5):971-6, 10/2013. e-Pub 4/2013. PMCID: PMC3782607.
2. 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.
3. 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. PMCID: PMC4111151.
4. Dogan BE, Whitman GJ. Intraoperative breast ultrasound. Semin Roentgenol 46(4):280-284, 10/2011. PMID: 22035670.
5. Dogan BE, Ma J, Hwang K, Liu P, Yang WT. T1- weighted 3D dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI of the breast using a dual-echo Dixon technique at 3 T. J Magn Reson Imaging 34(4):842-851, 10/2011. e-Pub 7/2011. PMID: 21769987.
6. 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. e-Pub 3/2011. PMID: 21419669.
7. Cohen L, Chen Z, Arun B, Shao Z, Dryden M, Xu L, Le-Petross C, Dogan B, McKenna BJ, Markman M, Babiera G. External Qigong Therapy for women with breast cancer prior to surgery. Integr Cancer Ther 9(4):348-353, 12/2010. PMID: 21106615.
8. 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.
9. Lai CJ, Shaw CC, Geiser W, Chen L, 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. PMCID: PMC2809719.
10. 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.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. 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.
15. Dogan BE, Erden I, Yagmurlu B, Unlu A, Yazgan C. Brain abscess: magnetic resonance perfusion findings. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34:160-162, 2005.
16. 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.
17. Dogan BE, Tukel S, Ceyhan K. Hydatid cyst of the breast. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 34(5):204-205, 2005.
18. Erguvan-Dogan B, Yazgan C, Atasoy C, Sak S. Metaplastic breast carcinoma with osteochondrosarcomatous differentiation. AJR AM J Roentgenol 185:1-3, 2005.
19. 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.
20. 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.
21. 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.
22. 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.
23. 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.
24. 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.
25. 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.
26. 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.
27. Dogan BE, Tukel S. Radiological management algorithms for pathological nipple discharge. Turkish Journal of Medical and Interventional Radiology 8:364-371, 2002.
28. 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.
29. 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, Yang WT. Future of Breast Imaging. Hospital Imaging and Radiology Europe 6(1), 2011.
2. Dogan B. BI-RADS MRI: How to make the most of MRI interpretation in clinical practice. Hospital Imaging & Radiology Europe, 9/2007.
3. 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.

Abstracts

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: 7/31/2015