Autor Dr. Wolfgang Fischer
Wolfgang Fischer, Jahrgang 1964 studierte in Heidelberg und Montpellier Medizin.
Von 1992 bis 2008 arbeitet er im Klinikum Augsburg in der Klinik für Diagnostische Radiologie und Neuroradiologie.
Im Rahmen der MRT-Ausbildung absolvierte er einen Gastarztaufenthalt in San Francisco, der seine systematische Vorgehensweise bei der Befundung prägte.Durch Arbeiten in orthopädisch orientierten MR-Abteilungen vertiefte er seine Erfahrungen auf dem Gebiet der muskuloskelettalen Bildgebung.
Seit 2008 arbeitet er als niedergelassener Radiologe in einer hochspezialisierten MRT-Abteilung an einer orthopädischen Klinik (Hessingpark-Clinic Augsburg).
Wolfgang Fischer ist Co-Autor zweier Bücher zur Skelettradiologie und Mitherausgeber eines Standard-Lehrbuches (Diagnostische Radiologie der Knochen und Gelenke, Thieme-Verlag).
Dr. Guermazi is well known for his interest in musculoskeletal diseases especially his scientific contributions in the diagnosis and assessment of progression of osteoarthritis using MRI. His work has focused on identifying structural risk factors for developing and worsening osteoarthritis. He is an author of over 320 peer-reviewed publications and investigator on numerous research grants related to MRI in osteoarthritis. He has edited 9 books, authored over 50 chapters and has been Deputy Editor of Radiology (RSNA) since May 2013. Dr. Guermazi is one of the most respected physicians in osteoarthritis imaging and has individually lead three international conferences resulting in more than 600 published articles and abstracts at the forefront of osteoarthritis research. He is an international speaker at conferences and at research and academic institutions around the globe.
Dr. Roemer is an internationally recognized scientist and has authored 168 scientific publications. His research interests include imaging of musculoskeletal diseases, with a focus on MRI and osteoarthritis, and imaging in sports medicine. He is regularly invited internationally to present at major scientific conferences, has authored several book chapters, and multiple educational and scientific exhibits at various international radiological, orthopedic and rheumatological meetings. He is Associate Editor of Osteoarthritis Cartilage, one of the leading scientific journals in the field of orthopedics. He is working in close collaboration with multiple leading scientific institutions worldwide focusing on osteoarthritis and MSK disorders.
For the past 20 years he has held a number of positions at several prestigious academic institutions including Harvard, Thomas Jefferson and Johns Hopkins with a track record of breakthrough research, education innovation and technology transfer to clinical practice.
Dr. Carrino received a B.S. degree in biology and an M.D. degree from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and a M.P.H. degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. He performed his Radiology training at Yale New Haven Hospital.
Dr. Carrino is an internationally renowned radiologist with particular expertise in multimodality diagnostic imaging and percutaneous image-guided intervention. He is a coauthor on over 200 peer-reviewed publications in a variety of areas. He is a member of the editorial boards of numerous scientific journals and was an associate imaging editor for Arthritis & Rheumatism.
He has presented several educational exhibits and lectures at various international radiological conferences, including the International Skeletal Society, the Radiological Society of North America, and the European Congress of Radiology. He has authored over 60 peer-reviewed papers focusing on musculoskeletal imaging.
Dr. Kijowski is a respected reviewer for over 6 medical journals including the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Journal of Orthopedic Research, and aids in groundbreaking science through the scientific reviews at the National Institute of Arthritis and Skin and Musculoskeletal Disease Skeletal Biology Development and Disease Study Section. Dr. Kijowski has over 130 abstracts and publications focused on cartilage and meniscus research and clinical application.
Dr. Steinbach is currently the Fellowship Director of Musculoskeletal Imaging and she was the Chief of the Musculoskeletal Imaging section at UCSF for ten years.
She has authored 171 peer-reviewed articles in the field of musculoskeletal imaging with a focus on sports medicine MRI, arthritis and neoplasms. She is an editor of four books on musculoskeletal imaging including “MRI of Upper Extremity Joints”, “Shoulder Magnetic Resonance imaging”, “Essentials of Musculoskeletal Imaging”, and “Musculoskeletal Manifestations of AIDS”. She is one of two Consulting Editors for MRI Clinics and has written 50 book chapters.