About Dr. Karamanian

Ara Karamanian

Ara Karamanian, MD has dual board certification in both diagnostic and interventional radiology.  He specializes in prostate MRI and MRI guided laser treatment for prostate cancer and enlarged prostates (BPH).  He co-authored an article entitled “MRI Guided Prostate Interventions” published in the October of 2016 issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology. 

Recognizing his research in focal laser ablation, he was given an award at the GEST 2016 conference for his research in MRI guided focal laser ablation.

Dr. Karamanian is a member of the Society of Interventional Radiology, the American College of Radiology, the Radiological Society of North America, and the American Roentgen Ray Society. He graduated with Level II certification from the Radiology Leadership Institute.

Prior to medical school, Dr. Karamanian studied biomedical engineering at Duke University, where he graduated with distinction for his work in 3D ultrasound imaging research. He studied biomedical engineering prior to becoming a physician to be able to intimately understand advanced technologies and learn how to apply them effectively to achieve better outcomes for his patients.

Dr. Kamran Ahrar congratulates Dr. Ara Karamanian, recipient of the Best Poster Award at GEST 2016.

The Prostate Laser Center, PLLC was formed in order to provide a high level of personalized care to each patient. Dr. Karamanian, an interventional radiologist, diagnostic radiologist, and biomedical engineer, created this center focused on delivering the best outcomes, a place where the patients come first.