Shayan Hosseinzadeh, MD

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Dr. Hosseinzadeh is currently a Senior Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School and an orthopedic surgery fellow at Boston Children’s Hospital. After obtaining his MD and completing an orthopedic residency at Isfahan University of Medical Sciences (IUMS), he started his fellowship at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Hosseinzadeh has authored several high-impact scientific papers and book chapters in the field of orthopedic surgery. His musculoskeletal research projects were presented at different national and international conferences and meetings. He is also a CME editor for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and a reviewer for BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders and Sports Medicine journals.


Professional Highlights

  • Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Associate
  • CME Editor Sports Medicine Journal Reviewer
  • BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders Journal Reviewer


Medical Accreditation

  • Medical Device Development; Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center
  • 2019: Advanced Trauma Life Support; American College of Surgeons
  • 30th Annual Richard J. Smith Memorial lectureship/ 6th Annual Jesse B. Jupiter International Hand Forum


Publications and Presentations

  • Age and Sex Specific Changes in Capital Femoral Metaphyseal Fossa Morphology in Children and Adolescents without Hip Disorders Shayan Hosseinzadeh, Eduardo Novais, Daniel Augusto Maranho, Young Jo Kim, Ata Kiapour (Journal of Orthopaedics Research; PMID: 32091139).
  • What is the Accuracy and Reliability of the Peritubercle Lucency Sign on Radiographs for Early Diagnosis of SCFE Compared to MRI as Gold Standard? Daniel A. Maranho, Sarah Bixby, Patricia Miller, Shayan Hosseinzadeh, Michael George, Young-Jo Kim, Eduardo Novais (Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research Journal; PMID: 31977443).
  • Increased Mismatch between Epiphyseal Tubercle and Metaphyseal Fossa in Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Compared to Age- and Sex- Matched Healthy Control Shayan Hosseinzadeh, Ata Kiapour, Daniel Augusto Maranho, Young Jo Kim, Eduardo N Novais (AAOS 2020 Podium Presentation).
  • Plaster of Paris: Squeeze, but not too hard! Shayan Hosseinzadeh, Jonathan Egan, Mahsa Shariat, Patrick Williamson, Kaveh Momenzadeh, Madison Van Dam, Edward K. Rodriguez, Ara Nazarian, Xuan Luo (Accepted to be published in Orthopedics Journal).
  • Genetic Variant in a GDF5 Knee Enhancer Underlies OA Risk Through Developmental Changes in Knee Anatomy Zun Liu, Ata M. Kiapour, Jiaxue Cao, Siddharth Yarlagadda, Shayan Hosseinzadeh, Jakob T. Sieker, Terence D. Capellini (Accepted to be published in Cell Journal).
  • Altered Capital Femoral Physis Morphology Is Associated with Increased Risk of Cam-type Femoroacetabular Impingement in Children and Adolescents Shayan Hosseinzadeh, Eduardo N. Novais, Alireza Emami, Gabriela Portilla, Amishi Vairagade, Daniel A. Maranho, Young-Jo Kim, Ata M. Kiapour (ORS 2020 Podium Preseantation+ New Investigator Research Award Finalist).



  • Orthopedic Surgery Research Fellow; Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts, USA
  • Orthopedic Resident; IUMS
  • Internship; IUMS
  • Medical Clerkship; IUMS
Last modified on: 28-09-2022