Soterios Gyftopoulos, MD

  • Specialties: Musculoskeletal Imaging, Radiology
  • Languages: English, Greek
  • Phone: 212-263-5212
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About Me

Conditions and Treatments

rotator cuff syndrome, shoulder injury, osteoarthritis of the shoulder, dislocated shoulder, torn knee cartilage, hip labral tear, anterior cruciate ligament tear, knee ligament tear, muscle pull or tear, acromioclavicular sprain, ankle sprain, musculoskeletal pain, joint pain, back pain, foot pain
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Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Director, Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship Program
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology, 2009
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU School of Medicine, Musculoskeletal Imaging, 2010
  • Residency, Beth Israel Medical Center, Radiology, 2009
  • MD from New York Medical College, 2004

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NYU Radiology Associates

333 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016

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Interests

rotator cuff tear, shoulder dislocation, health services

Research Summary

I am an Associate Professor in the NYULMC Department of Radiology, specializing in musculoskeletal radiology. I have conducted a wide range of orthopaedic studies and reviews on the use of imaging in the evaluation of common shoulder ailments, diagnostic errors in the interpretation of imaging, new low radiation dose protocols for CT examinations, and the replacement of CT with MRI for common shoulder injuries. I am also a member of the Center for Healthcare Innovation and Delivery Science at NYU Langone Medical Center, whose mission is to improve patient outcomes by fostering the development of a learning healthcare system.

Academic Contact

Academic office

333-339 East 38th Street

Sixth Floor

New York, NY 10016

Phone

212-263-4851

Research Interests Timeline

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Publications

  • Automated Radiology-Operative Note Communication Tool; Closing the Loop in Musculoskeletal Imaging

    Moore, William; Doshi, Ankur; Bhattacharji, Priya; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Ciavarra, Gina; Kim, Danny; Recht, Michael Moore, William; Doshi, Ankur; Bhattacharji, Priya; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Ciavarra, Gina; Kim, Danny; Recht, Michael
    Academic radiology. 2017 Nov 6. ?-?

  • Qualitative Study to Understand Ordering of CT Angiography to Diagnose Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergency Room Setting

    Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Smith, Silas W; Simon, Emma; Kuznetsova, Masha; Horwitz, Leora I; Makarov, Danil V Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Smith, Silas W; Simon, Emma; Kuznetsova, Masha; Horwitz, Leora I; Makarov, Danil V
    Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 2017 Oct 18. ?-?

  • Comparison of a fast 5-min knee MRI protocol with a standard knee MRI protocol: a multi-institutional multi-reader study

    Alaia, Erin FitzGerald; Benedick, Alex; Obuchowski, Nancy A; Polster, Joshua M; Beltran, Luis S; Schils, Jean; Garwood, Elisabeth; Burke, Christopher J; Chang, I-Yuan Joseph; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Subhas, Naveen Alaia, Erin FitzGerald; Benedick, Alex; Obuchowski, Nancy A; Polster, Joshua M; Beltran, Luis S; Schils, Jean; Garwood, Elisabeth; Burke, Christopher J; Chang, I-Yuan Joseph; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Subhas, Naveen
    Skeletal radiology. 2017 Sep 26. ?-?

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