Edwin Oei MD, PhD


Dr. Edwin Oei is a musculoskeletal radiologist, Assistant Professor of musculoskeletal imaging, and Section Chief of musculoskeletal radiology in Erasmus MC’s Department of Radiology. He obtained his his PhD on MRI for traumatic knee injury in 2009 and also holds an MSc in Clinical Epidemiology. Dr Oei is the principal investigator of an active research line in advanced imaging methods to assess musculoskeletal diseases. His primary research focus is on innovative quantitative MR imaging techniques to assess osteoarthritis using a multi-tissue approach, moving beyond articular cartilage to examine other structures such as subchondral bone, meniscus, synovitis and blood perfusion as potential pathways of osteoarthritis. His work is directed towards technical development, validation and implementation in large clinical studies.