Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Fellow, American College of Radiology; Radiologist in Chief, Hospital for Special Surgery

Dr. Helene Pavlov is a Board-Certified Radiologist specializing in Orthopaedic Radiology since 1976. She was elected to be a Fellow of the American College of Radiology (FACR) in 1989 and an Allied Specialty member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons in 1989. She has published over 100 investigative original research articles, 62 book chapters and review articles and has displayed over 36 exhibits at national radiologic and orthopaedic scientific assemblies. Dr. Pavlov is the first author of 3 textbooks: Atlas of Knee Menisci: Arthrographic Pathologic Correlation - 1983; The Running Athlete Roentgenograms and Remedies - 1987; and Orthopaedic Guide to Plain Film Imaging - 1999. She is well known in both the radiologic and orthopaedic communities for having co-authored two monthly columns in the orthopaedic literature entitled "Radiology for the Orthopaedic Surgeon-What is your diagnosis?" from 1982-1996 and also " Legislative Update" detailing the current changes in the healthcare/provider laws and regulations from 1988-1996.

Dr. Pavlov serves on the Expert Panel Task Force on Appropriateness Criterion for Musculoskeletal Imaging since 1994 and is a past delegate to the New York State Chapter of the American College of Radiology.

She is an invited lecturer and presenter, including instructional course faculty, at local, national, and international scientific specialty meetings and is a recognized authority of sports medicine radiology and imaging of athletic injuries. She is funded for several clinical research projects by corporate grants.

Dr. Pavlov has been recognized as one of "The Best Doctors in New York" as reported in New York Magazine and Castle Connelly in 2000 and 2001. Dr. Pavlov has been listed in the Consumer's Research Council of America: "Guide to America's Top Radiologists First Edition 2002-2003"; and also in Castle Connelly's: "Best Doctors in Metro Area 2000-2005".