Karim Masri, MD, RhMSUS
Dr. Karim Masri attended the University of Houston – Downtown for his undergraduate degree. He received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut and completed his internal medicine internship and residency from the University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita. In addition, Dr. Masri completed a rheumatology fellowship from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Dr. Masri is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He also is certified by the American College of Rheumatology in musculoskeletal ultrasound (RhMSUS). He uses musculoskeletal ultrasound in the diagnostic and therapeutic management of inflammatory arthritis. His interests in rheumatology include SLE, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout/pseudogout, vasculitis, scleroderma, and myositis.
He is fluent in Arabic. In his spare time, Dr. Masri enjoys travel, soccer, cycling, snowboarding, and weight training.