Musculoskeletal Imaging

The Division offers a one-year fellowship in diagnostic and procedural orthopedic radiology.  There is emphasis on clinical service, resident teaching and research.  The fellowship features training in radiography, CT, MRI and US interpretation of bone, joint and spine pathology.  The MSK division provides orthopedic imaging interpretation for the Atlanta Falcons, the Atlanta Hawks, the Atlanta Dream, Georgia Tech collegiate athletes in addition to high school and recreational athletes around the area.   The division provides diagnostic ultrasound services for the Department of Rheumatology and has a growing peripheral nerve imaging case load.  We also work closely with the robust orthopedic oncology group at Emory and participate in the weekly multi-disciplinary sarcoma conference.  Additional multi-disciplinary conferences include monthly spine, foot and ankle and sports conferences.  There are a significant number of procedures performed at Executive Park, Emory Hospital Midtown and Grady including image guided joint injections, joint aspirations and biopsies of bone, soft tissue masses and the spine.  Image guidance is performed using CT, US and fluoroscopy.  The Program strives to prepare individuals for an academic or subspecialized private practice career.

Director: Monica Umpierrez, MD

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Current Fellows

To read about our current fellows click here.

Equipment

This fellowship will give you the opportunity to interact with the established specialists of the Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center. This fellowship includes experience at the Emory Executive Park, Emory University Hospital Midtown, Wesley Woods, and Emory University Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital.

Facilities

Fellows will utilize CT units and 1.5T and 3T GE MRI units and become proficient in detecting abnormalities.

Research

The fellowship program embraces the importance of continued education and will require participation in clinical research endeavors. 

Application

To apply for this opportunity, submit a CV, personal statement and three letters of recommendation.

For more information contact:
Musculoskeletal Radiology
Radiologic Imaging, 4th Floor
59 Executive Park South
Atlanta, Georgia 30329

Phone: 404-778-5834,   404-778-6276
Fax: 404-778-6250 

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