Dr. Hoghooghi earned her medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. She completed both her radiology residency and neuroradiology fellowship at UCSF where she served as Chief Resident in the Department of Radiology. In 2003, she was certified by the American Board of Radiology and earned a Certificate of Added Qualification in neuroradiology in 2005. She has presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology and has served as a peer reviewer for the American Journal of Neuroradiology. Dr. Hoghooghi is a member of the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology, the Radiological Society of North America, and the American College of Radiology. She is a senior member of the American Society of Neuroradiology and the past president of the UCSF Medical Alumni Association, and UCSF Margulis Radiology Society.