Marcio Bottene Villa Albers, MD

  • Resident Physician, Department of Radiology

Dr.  Marcio Bottene Villa Albers M.D. first came to the University of Pittsburgh as a research fellow under the department of orthopaedic surgery. During the 3 years as a fellow with focus on orthopaedic sports medicine research, the frequent collaboration with the team of musculoskeletal radiologists sparked the desire to pursue further training in diagnostic radiology.

Representative Publications

  1. Kitamura, G., Albers, M., Lesniak, B., Rabuck, S., Musahl, V., Andrews, C., Ghodadra, A., Fu, F. (2019). 3-Dimensional Printed Models May Be a Useful Tool When Planning Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation 1(1), e41-e46.
  2. Herbst, E., Albers, M., Burnham, J., Shaikh, H., Naendrup, J., Fu, F., Musahl, V. (2017). The anterolateral complex of the knee: a pictorial essay. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 25(4), 1009 1014.
  3. Albers, M., Shaikh, H., Herbst, E., Onishi, K., Nagai, K., Musahl, V., Fu, F. (2017). The iliotibial band and anterolateral capsule have a combined attachment to the Segond fracture Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy
  4. Novaretti, J., Shin, J., Albers, M., Chambers, M., Cohen, M., Musahl, V., Fu, F. (2018). Bone Bruise Patterns in Skeletally Immature Patients With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury: Shock-Absorbing Function of the Physis The American journal of sports medicine
  5. Offerhaus, C., Albers, M., Nagai, K., Arner, J., Höher, J., Musahl, V., Fu, F. (2018). Individualized Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft Matching: In Vivo Comparison of Cross-sectional Areas of Hamstring, Patellar, and Quadriceps Tendon Grafts and ACL Insertion Area The American journal of sports medicine

Research Interests

  • 3D Printing Applications in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Deep Learning focused in Musculoskeletal Imaging