Johannes Roedl, MD, PhD

Johannes Roedl, Md, PhD

Dr. Roedl is a board certified and fellowship trained Musculoskeletal Radiologist specializing in sports imaging and minimally invasive image-guided procedures for sports related injuries. Dr. Roedl earned his medical degree from the Friedrich-Alexander-University in Bavaria, Germany, completed his internship at Massachusetts General Hospital and his Radiology Residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, both in Boston. Thereafter, Dr. Roedl specialized in Musculoskeletal Imaging and Interventions during his fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Roedl is an attending Radiologist at Thomas Jefferson Hospital in the Musculoskeletal Division which interprets the MRIs and performs the image-guided procedures for the professional sports teams in Philadelphia including the Eagles, Phillies, Flyers and Sixers.

Dr. Roedl focuses on MRI and ultrasound for diagnosing sports related injuries and uses minimally invasive, ultrasound-guided techniques for the treatment of tendon, muscle, joint or nerve injuries in professional and amateur athletes. Dr. Roedl has published, written book chapters and spoken publicly on sports-related imaging and interventions on national and international meetings.

Musculoskeletal Imaging and Interventions

Services include
MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) of sports related injuries, sports imaging
Ultrasound of the musculoskeletal system
Ultrasound-guided procedures for tendon, muscle, joint and nerve injuries including Tenotomies, Tenex, PRP, Ablations, Prolo and Stem cell therapy, Steroid injections and Arthrograms
Minimally-invasive image-guided procedures for sports related injuries, as well as core, pelvis, buttocks, hip and groin pain

Attending Radiologist, Musculoskeletal Division, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

MD, Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU), Bavaria, Germany
PhD, Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU), Bavaria, Germany, magna cum laude

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Musculoskeletal Radiology, Philadelphia, PA

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), Radiology, Harvard University, Boston, MA

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Medicine, Harvard University, Boston, MA

1999 "Bavarian Government Scholarship for Highly Gifted Students"
2001 “Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)”
2005 "Magna Cum Laude MD Student Research Award"

RSNA (Radiological Society of North America)
ACR (American College of Radiology)
AIUM (American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine)
AMA (American Medical Association)

Most recent publications
Roedl JB, Zoga AC. “Imaging of femoroacetabular impingement”, in: “The Hip.” Elsevier Publishing, 2014.

Roedl JB, Morrison WB, Ciccotti MG, Zoga AC. Acromial Apophysiolysis: Superior shoulder pain and acromial non-fusion in the young throwing athlete. Radiology. 2014. Ahead of print, 10.1148/radiol.14140587. Posted online on 14 Oct 2014.