Profile Detail

Camilo Borrero, MD

Chief: Radiology at UPMC East
Clinical Associate Professor


Interest (in 3 to 10 words):

Education Amherst College, BA Magna Cum Laude English, 1996.

Case Western Reserve, MD, 2002.

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Radiology Residency, 2007.

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Musculoskeletal Fellowship, 2008.
Amherst College
Medical / Graduate School Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Residency University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Clinical / Post-doctoral Fellowship
Current Radiological Society of North America
American College of Radiology
Society of Skeletal Radiology
& Programs
Digital Imaging
Radiology Informatics
Clinical Interest Utility of Platelet-rich Plasma for various sports injury applications.

Implication of MR findings for clinical orthopedic practice.
Research Interest MR and Ultrasound imaging of sports injuries.


Emerging MR techniques for rheumatoid arthritis.

MR spectroscopy for MSK tumor characterization

Selected Publications   1. Borrero CG, McCook B; Mountz J, Indium-111 Pentetreotide Imaging of Carcinoid Tumor of the Thymus. Clinical Nuclear Medicine. 30(4): 218-221, April 2005.

2.Borrero CG, Bencherif B. Fusion of Somatostatin Analogue Scintigraphic and Computed Tomographic Images for Optimal Localization of a Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor and Review of the Literature. Recently submitted to Clinical Nuclear Medicine.

3.Borrero CG, Zajko A. Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations: Clinical Features, Diagnosis, and Treatment. Journal of Radiology Nursing, June 2006.

4.Borrero CG, Maxwell N, Kavanagh E. MRI findings of prepatellar Morel-Lavallee effusions. Skeletal Radiology, 37: 451-455, 2008.

5.Lohman M, Borrero C, Casagranda B, Rafiee B, Towers J. Posterior transtriceps approach for elbow arthrogramA forgotten technique? [Epub ahead of print]; Skel Radiol 2009, 38(5), 513..

6.Borrero CG, Casagranda BU, Towers, JD, Bradley JP. Magnetic resonance appearance of posterosuperior labral peel back during humeral abduction and external rotation. Skeletal Radiology: Volume 39, Issue 1 (2010), pp19. (Epub ahead of print, June 2009).

7.Borrero CG, Mountz JM, Mountz JD. Emerging methods for MRI imaging of rheumatoid arthritis. Nature Reviews Rheumatology 7, 85-95 (February 2011).

Honors and  
PubMed Publications   See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of medicine.