Dr. Jouhourian is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterological Association, the Massachusetts Gastroenterology Association and the New England Chapter of the American Liver Foundation where she is highly involved.
She was inspired to become a physician because she wanted to provide an outlet for the underserved to seek medical care and to be educated about their health. “My family lost loved ones as a result of healthcare disparities,” says Dr. Jouhourian. “I hope that others do not undergo the same hardships.”
“I love educating my patients about their disease and ways to prevent them,” says Dr. Jouhourian. “The GI system is fascinating and plays such a big role in people’s overall happiness – such that bridging my knowledge with patients’ clinical issues drives my work.”
What is Dr. Jouhourian’s care philosophy?
“I truly believe in treating every patient as if they were a family member. This means addressing concerns, educating, and working with colleagues to deliver the best care possible.”
Outside of work, Dr. Jouhourian enjoys cooking and traveling. She also loves running and has completed five marathons.