Pope, Kevin L., MDBreast Imaging

: The Breast Center: (479) 442-6266: https://www.mana.md/clinics/the-breast-center/

    Kevin L. Pope, M.D. is a Clinical Breast Radiologist who has provided imaging services in Northwest Arkansas for over 20 years.

    Dr. Pope, along with Dr. Danna Grear developed the first image-guided breast biopsy program in Northwest Arkansas in 1995. He and Dr. Danna Grear founded The Breast Center, a MANA clinic, the first independent, dedicated breast center in Arkansas in 2003.

    Dr. Pope is an active contributor to the Multidisciplinary Breast Conference at Washington Regional Medical Center and has served the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation in various capacities. He is a Member of the American Society of Breast Disease and the Society of Breast Imaging. Dr. Pope is often a featured speaker on breast imaging and early cancer detection for special interest groups in the community and medical field.

    In the fall of 2008, Dr. Pope traveled to Romania to lead a conference on breast care and early detection of breast cancer for the country’s physicians and medical staff. At the conference, he conducted a series of lectures, hands-on workshops on needle biopsy, and an ultrasound workshop with live models. Since that trip, he and Sarah Faitak, RN, Clinic Manager for The Breast Center, have established an International Breast Imaging Fellowship in Northwest Arkansas. The program sponsors one to two physicians each year to come to Northwest Arkansas to train and learn about new breast cancer technologies.

    Certifications

    • Board Certified in Radiology by the American Board of Radiology
    • CAQ in Neuroradiology by the American Board of Radiology
    • Voted “Best Doctor in America” by his peers

    Education

    • Neuroradiology Fellowship

      University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals, Galveston, Texas

    • Radiology Residency

      University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals, Galveston, Texas

    • Doctorate of Medicine

      University of Missouri School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri

    • Bachelor of Science in Biology

      Harding University, Searcy, Arkansas

    Specialties

    • Mammography
    • Breast Ultrasound
    • Breast MRI
    • Dense Breast Screening
    • Risk Assessment
    • Breast Biopsy