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Shari T. Jawetz, MD


About Dr. Jawetz


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Chief, Division of Body CT, Hospital for Special Surgery
Director, Resident and Medical Student Education, Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery
Director, Quality Assurance, Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Attending Radiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Professor of Clincal Radiology, Weill Cornell Medical College


American Board of Radiology


Radiology Chief Resident
Glasgow Rubin Achievement Award
Alpha Omega Alpha
Phi Beta Kappa
Golden Key International Honor Society


Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY


Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ


NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell, New York, NY


Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

State Licensure



Publications by Dr. Jawetz

Selected Journal Articles

Waldstein W, Perino G, Jawetz ST, Gilbert SL, Boettner F. Does intraarticular inflammation predict biomechanical cartilage properties? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Jul;472(7):2177-84.

Waldstein W, Jawetz ST, Farshad-Amacker NA, Merle C, Schmidt-Braekling T, Boettner F. Assessment of the lateral patellar facet in varus arthritis of the knee. Knee. 2014 Oct;21(5):920-5.

Jawetz ST, Shah PH, Potter HG. Imaging of physeal injury: overuse. Sports Health. 2015 Mar;7(2):142-53.
Li AE, Jawetz ST, Greditzer HG 4th, Burge AJ, Nawabi DH, Potter HG. MRI for the preoperative evaluation of femoroacetabular impingement. Insights Imaging. 2016 Apr;7(2):187-98.

Nwawka OK, Miller TT, Jawetz ST, Saboeiro GR. MRI for the preoperative evaluation of femoroacetabular impingement. J Clin Ultrasound. 2016 Oct;44(8):465-9.

Li AE, Jawetz ST, Greditzer HG 4th, Burge AJ, Nawabi DH, Potter HG. MRI Evaluation of Femoroacetabular Impingement After Hip Preservation Surgery. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Aug;207(2):392-400.

Greditzer HG 4th, Nawabi D, Li AE, Jawetz ST. Distal rupture of the adductor longus in a skier. Clin Imaging. 2017 Jan - Feb;41:144-148.

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.


Research Interests

MRI of arthroplasty, MRI of cartilage

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of November 13, 2019, Dr. Jawetz reported no relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.