Karen Ayres

Karen Ayres


Areas of Care:
  • Body Imaging
  • Nuclear Medicine/ PET Imaging

Specialties: Nuclear Medicine


  • Undergraduate: Princeton University, NJ
  • Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Residency: Vanderbilt University Hospital, TN

Board Certification

  • American Board of Nuclear Medicine
  • American Board of Radiology


  • American College of Nuclear Medicine
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging

Dr. Ayres is a specialist in Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.

She reads PET/CT with our partner PET Imaging Institute of South Florida. Her professional interest is in increasing the use and awareness of new radiotracers including FES (radiolabeled estrogen) PET/CT for breast cancer and gallium-DOTATE for neuroendocrine tumors. Dr. Ayres' outside interests include traveling, skiing, and family time.