Skip to main content

Gauri R. Khorjekar, MBBS

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:

Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Additional Title:

Breast Imaging, Assistant Professor


Breast Imaging Center

Phone (Primary):


Education and Training

Fellowship: Breast Imaging and Intervention, George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Residency:  Diagnostic radiology, George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C.

Residency: Nuclear Medicine, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.

Internship:  General Surgery, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Medical School: Terna Medical College and Hospital, Nerul, New Bombay, India

Research/Clinical Keywords

Breast Imaging

Highlighted Publications

Kulkarni K Khorjekar GR, Hall J, Kharazi P, Mete M, Orquiza M, Van Nostrand D. Number of Foci of Functioning Thyroid Tissue Remaining After Thyroidectomy for Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: The MedStar Washington Hospital Center Experience. World Journal of Nuc Med, 2017 Apr-Jun; 16(2): 122–125

Khorjekar GR, Hill MC, Hartwell O, Khati NJ. Forgotten Swallowed Wooden Toothpick Detected on Ultrasound. Ultrasound Quarterly. 2015 Sep;31(3):227-9

Khorjekar GR, Van Nostrand D, Garcia C, O’Neil J, Moreau S, Atkins F, Mete M, Orquiza, M, Burman K, Wartofsky L. Do Negative 124 I Pre-therapy Positron Emission Tomography Scans in Patients with Elevated Serum Thyroglobulin Levels Predict a Negative 131 I Post-Therapy Scan? Thyroid. 2014. Sep; 24(9):1394-9

Van Nostrand D, Khorjekar GR, O’Neil J, Moreau S, Atkins FB, Burman K, Wartofsky L. Recombinant Human Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone versus Thyroid Hormone Withdrawal in the Identification of Metastasis in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer with 131 I Planar Whole-Body Imaging and 124 I PET. J Nucl Med. 2012; 53:359–362

Khorjekar GR and Klubo-Gwiezszdinska J. Chapter in 3rd Edition of the Textbook entitled “Thyroid Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide to Clinical Management, A Summary of Rare Sites of Metastasis Secondary to Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer.Thyroid Cancer: A Comprehensive Guide to Clinical Management. 2016 Springer, New York (book chapter).