School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine


Nabiha Khoury, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
Veterans Administration Hospital
4646 John R. Street
Detroit, Michigan 48201
(313) 576-1000, ext: 63407
Administrative Contact
Patricia Ellsberry
(313) 576-1000, ext: 63400

Dr. Khoury has twenty years of clinical experience in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. Dr.Khoury has expertise in evaluation of fine needle aspiration specimens, including thyroid cytopathology. She serves as Director of Anatomic Pathology, Cytopathology, and Microbiology at the John D. Dingell Veterans’ Administration Hospital. She is also the tumor board activity director of the weekly conference at the VA hospital.

Research Interests

Gastrointestinal pathology, fine needle aspiration biopsy, non-Gyn cytopathology, liver pathology, and prostate cancer.


Dr. Khoury’s research interests include gastrointestinal pathology, especially Barrett’s esophagitis and dysplasia, GI and liver pathology and prostate cancer.


Residency in Anesthesia (1976-1977)
Damascus University School of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals
Damascus, Syria

Residency in Anesthesia (1980)
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Brest
Brest, France

Residency in Pathology (1982-1983)
Brown University Program in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Providence, RI, USA

Residency in Pathology (1983-1987)
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI, USA


M.D. (1976)
Damascus University School of Medicine
Damascus, Syria

Attestation d’Etudes Spéciales d’Anésthésie-Réanimation (1980)
Université de Bretagne Occidentale
Brest, France

Fellowship in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology (1988-1989)
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, MI, USA


Medical Education Responsibilities

Site Director of the Pathology Resident Rotation at the Veterans’ Administration Hospital
Supervision of rotating Dentistry residents at Veterans’ Administration Hospital from University of Detroit-Mercy School of Dentistry