Soterios Gyftopoulos, MD

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

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
  • 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

Research My Research

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

These focus areas and their associated publications are derived from PubMed and the MeSH term library.
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Publications

  • Comparison of dual-energy CT, ultrasound and surface measurement for assessing tophus dissolution during rapid urate debulking

    Modjinou, Dodji V; Krasnokutsky, Svetlana; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Pike, Virginia C; Karis, Elaine; Keenan, Robert T; Lee, Kristen; Crittenden, Daria B; Samuels, Jonathan; Pillinger, Michael H Modjinou, Dodji V; Krasnokutsky, Svetlana; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Pike, Virginia C; Karis, Elaine; Keenan, Robert T; Lee, Kristen; Crittenden, Daria B; Samuels, Jonathan; Pillinger, Michael H
    Clinical rheumatology. 2017 Jun 16. ?-?

  • Diagnosis of Superior Labrum Anterior-to-Posterior Tears by Using MR Imaging and MR Arthrography: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Symanski, John S; Subhas, Naveen; Babb, James; Nicholson, Joseph; Gyftopoulos, Soterios Symanski, John S; Subhas, Naveen; Babb, James; Nicholson, Joseph; Gyftopoulos, Soterios
    Radiology. 2017 Jun 12. 162681-162681

  • ACR Appropriateness Criteria(R) Chronic Hip Pain

    Mintz, Douglas N; Roberts, Catherine C; Bencardino, Jenny T; Baccei, Steven J; Caird, Michelle S; Cassidy, R Carter; Chang, Eric Y; Fox, Michael G; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Kransdorf, Mark J; Metter, Darlene F; Morrison, William B; Rosenberg, Zehava S; Shah, Nehal A; Small, Kirstin M; Subhas, Naveen; Tambar, Mintz, Douglas N; Roberts, Catherine C; Bencardino, Jenny T; Baccei, Steven J; Caird, Michelle S; Cassidy, R Carter; Chang, Eric Y; Fox, Michael G; Gyftopoulos, Soterios; Kransdorf, Mark J; Metter, Darlene F; Morrison, William B; Rosenberg, Zehava S; Shah, Nehal A; Small, Kirstin M; Subhas, Naveen; Tambar, Siddharth; Towers, Jeffrey D; Yu, Joseph S; Weissman, Barbara N
    Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 2017 May. 14 (5S): S90-S102
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