Dr. Koury was born and raised in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He attended Sandia High School and then the University of Notre Dame. After receiving his Bachelor's Degree, he returned to Albuquerque and attended the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. Dr Koury then returned to South Bend, Indiana and attended the Family Practice Residency at Memorial Hospital. He had a private practice in southern Indiana for the next several years and during this time built a large practice and was blessed to meet his wife Lori. Soon after their marriage they decided to return to New Mexico and found Silver City to be the ideal location to live and practice.
Dr. Koury and Lori built a successful practice in Silver City based on the philosophies of an old country doctor, combined with the technology of medicine. Dr. Koury's scope of medicine was once described by a patient as "womb to tomb." Within his office-based practice He continues to attend deliveries, perform hospital medicine, and if you can believe it, makes home visits.
When he can, Dr. Koury spends his time riding his horse and if not on his horse, on his motorcycle, if not on his motorcycle, then he will have to drive his truck. He prefers cowboy boots and jeans to a coat and tie. His wife Lori is a registered nurse. She continues to practice medicine but is primarily the administrator of the office and enjoys being home with the children.