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Soterios Gyftopoulos, MD

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

Conditions and Treatments

  • dislocated shoulder
  • muscle strain
  • foot pain
  • osteoarthritis of the shoulder
  • rotator cuff syndrome
  • hip labral tear
  • shoulder injury
  • anterior cruciate ligament tear
  • knee ligament tear


  • Associate Professor, Department of Radiology
  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Director, Clinical Operations, Tisch Hospital and Kimmel Pavilion
  • Director, Musculoskeletal Imaging Fellowship Program
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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Insurance Plans Accepted

This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Agewell
    • Agewell
  • American Imaging Network
    • American Imaging Network
  • Amidacare
    • Amidacare
  • Centerlight
    • Centerlight
  • Cigna
    • Cigna EPO/POS
    • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
    • ElderPlan
  • Emblem
    • Emblem Select Care Exchange
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis
    • Fidelis Child Health
    • Fidelis Essential
    • Fidelis Exchange
    • Fidelis Medicaid
    • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI
    • GHI CBP
    • GHI HMO
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Locations and Appointments

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NYU Radiology Associates

333 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016

Research My Research


rotator cuff tear, shoulder dislocation, health services

Research Summary

I am an Associate Professor in the NYU Langone Departments of Radiology and Orthopedic Surgery, specializing in musculoskeletal radiology. I have taken an active role in musculoskeletal research, focusing on shoulder instability and rotator cuff pathology. I also have an interest in applying comparative effectiveness research methods to musculoskeletal radiology in order to help define best diagnostic and treatment practices for common musculoskeletal conditions.



Academic Contact

Academic office

333-339 East 38th Street

Sixth Floor

New York, NY 10016



Research Interests Timeline

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