Joe Khoury


Dr. Khoury earned his medical degree from the Lebanese University Faculty of Medical Sciences in Lebanon, completed his internal medicine residency and chief residency at the Hospital of Saint Raphael at Yale University School of Medicine and completed his gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Florida School of Medicine.
Board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology, Dr. Khoury relocated to Jacksonville after working for three years in academic medicine as an assistant professor of medicine in the gastroenterology division at Marshall University Joan C Edwards School of Medicine in Huntington, WV.

Postgraduate Education
2007 - 2008
Fellowship, Gastroenterology
University of Florida - Shands, Jacksonville, Division of Gastroenterology
2005 - 2007
Fellowship, Gastroenterology
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine
2004 - 2005
Chief Medical Resident
Internal Medicine Department, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Hospital of Saint Raphael, Yale University School of Medicine
2001 - 2004
Residency, Internal Medicine
Residency Program, Hospital of St Raphael - Yale University School of Medicine

Ranitidine-induced hepatitis: a rare cause of hepatotoxicity. THLee, KJVega, JEKhoury. J Gastrointestin Liver Dis September 2010 Vol. 19 No 3, 337-342

Modified technique to extract malpositioned or migrated self-expanding stents from the esophagus and stomach. Munoz JC, JEKhoury , Alizadeh M, Pudhota S, Smith-McCutchen A, Corregidor AM, Lambiase LR, Vega KJ J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2009 Apr; 24(4):547-51.

The frequency of confirmed Barrett’s esophagus varies by ethnicity and gender S Chisholm, JEKhoury, MM Jamal, S Pudhota. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE)April 2009 (Vol. 69, Issue 5, Page AB359).

KJ Vega. Ethnicity Related Variation in the prevalence and demographics of Barrett’s Esophagus. JEKhoury, KJVega, SShisholm, MMJamal. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) April 2008 (Vol. 67, Issue 5, Page AB175).

Routine Anal Cytology Screening for Anal Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in an Urban HIV Clinic. HScott, JEKhoury, SBWeissman, BMoore. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 35(2): 197-202; February 2008.

Physician Stress and Flow Experiences: Optimizing performance during medical procedures. JEKhoury, DSinar, CRussoniello, NMurray. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) April 2007 (Vol. 65, Issue 5, Page AB330).