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Jeffrey Towers, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

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Education Medical School: University of Connecticut

Residency: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Fellowship: Osteoradiology, University of California San Diego,

VAMC & UCSD Medical Center
LaSalle University
Medical / Graduate School University of Connecticut
Residency University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Clinical / Post-doctoral Fellowship Osteoradiology, University of California San Diego,
VAMC & UCSD Medical Center
Current Allegheny County Medical Society
American College of Radiology
Pennsylvania Medical Society
Pittsburgh Roentgen Ray Society
Radiological Society of North America
Sigma XI Research Society
Society of Skeletal Radiology
& Programs
Clinical Interest
Research Interest
Selected Publications   Cohen SB, Towers JD, Bradley JP. Rotator cuff contusions of the shoulder in professional football players: Epidemiology and MRI findings. Amer J Sports Med, 2007;35(3):442-7 (Epub ahead of print)

Branstetter BF, Morgan MB, Nesbit C, Phillips JA, Lionetti DM, Chang PJ, Towers JD. Preliminary reports in the emergency department: Is a supspecialist radiologist more accurate than a radiology resident? Academic Radiology. 2007; 14(2); 201-6.

Roberts CC, Towers JD, Spangehl MJ, Carrino JA, Morrison WB. Advanced imaging of the cruciate ligaments. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America. 2007; 15(1):73-86

Armfield DR, Towers JD, Robertson DD. Radiographic and MR imaging of the athletic hip. Clinics in Sports Medicine (2006); 25(2): 211-239.

Armfield DR, Towers JD. Chapter 27: Radiographic Evaluation of the Hip in The Adult Hip, 3rd Edition. Editors: Callaghan, Rosenburg, Rubash. (2006).

Armfield DR, Kim HM, Towers JD, Bradley JP. Sports related muscle injury in the

lower extremity. Clinics in Sports Medicine. 2006, 25(4):803-42.

Armfield DR, Towers JD, Robertson DD. Clinical Evaluation of the Hip: Radiologic

Evaluation, Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. Hip Arthroscopy (2005); 15(3):

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