Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology

State of New York
State of New Jersey
State of Pennsylvania
State of Florida

9/1991 – 6/1995
Yeshiva University, New York, NY
B.A. in Biological Sciences, cum laude

8/1995 – 6/1999
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Doctor of Medicine

Post-graduate Training

7/1999 – 6/2000
Lenox Hill Hospital – Medical Internship

7/2000 – 6/2004
Montefiore Medical Center – Radiology Residency

7/2004 – 6/2005
Montefiore Medical Center – Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship


6/2014 – present
Musculoskeletal Radiologist – Radiology Center of Fair Lawn, Star MRI of Wayne, Denville Diagnostics

2012 – present
Musculoskeletal Radiologist – Williamsburg Medical Imaging

3/2014 – present
Musculoskeletal Radiologist – DDI Imaging of the Bronx

2008 – present
Teleradiologist – USARad.com

12/2011 – 6/2014
Medical Director – American Imaging Center of Englewood

3/2010 – 6/2014
Musculoskeletal Radiologist – American Imaging Center (Northern NJ Sites)

7/2006 – 12/2011
Musculoskeletal Radiologist – Manhasset Diagnostic Imaging/NRAD

7/2005 – 7/2006
Director of Gun Hill Imaging – Montefiore Medical Center

7/2005 – 7/2006
Assistant Professor of Radiology – Montefiore Imaging Center, Montefiore Medical Center

Academic Appointments

7/2006 – present
Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Radiology Residency
Milton Elkin Outstanding Graduating Resident Award
2004 RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award

Medical School
Microbiology/Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine (clerkship),
Internal Medicine (subinternship), Diagnostic Radiology

National Dean’s List
Isaac Araten Memorial Award for Excellence in Bible


Schlossberg S, Umans H, Flusser G, Difelice GS, Lerer DB. Bucket handle tears of the medial meniscus: meniscal intrusion rather than meniscal extrusion. Skeletal Radiol. 2007 Jan;36(1):29-34.Epub 2006 Oct 19.

Lerer DB, Umans HR, Hu M, Jones MH. The role of meniscal root pathology and radial meniscal tear in medial meniscal extrusion. Skeletal Radiol. 2004 Oct;33(10):569-74. Epub 2004 Aug 14.

Lee S, Lerer DB, Dorfman HD, Coco M. Brown tumors developing in renal transplant recipients with persistent hyperparathyroidism: two case reports and review of literature. Clin Nephrol 2004 Apr;61(4):289-94. Review.

Lerer DB, Rozenblit AM, Cynamon J, Tubman G, Freeman LM. Spontaneous retroperitoneal hemorrhage localized by blood pool scintigraphy. Clinical Nuclear Medicine. 2004 Feb;29(2):96-8.

Cynamon J, Lerer D, Veith FJ, et al. Hypogastric artery coil embolization prior to endoluminal repair of aneurysms and fistulas: buttock claudication, a recognized but possibly preventable complication. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2000 May;11(5):573-7.


Klein D, Lerer DB, Thornhill B. The Plantaris Muscle: Normal Anatomy and Variations. American Roentgen Ray Society 106th Annual Meeting. April 2006.

Oppenheimer A, Lerer DB, Sperling KE, Kulsakdinum C. The Area of the Lateral Retromalleolar Fossa as a Sonographic Sign of Peroneal Tendon Pathology. American Roentgen Ray Society 105th Annual Meeting Abstract Book, 2005. Scientific Session 22 – Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Abstract 179:4

Schlossberg S, Umans HR, Flusser G., Lerer DB, DiFelice GS. Bucket Handle Tears of the Medial Meniscus: Meniscal Intrusion Rather Than Meniscal Extrusion. American Roentgen Ray Society 105th Annual Meeting Abstract Book, 2005. Scientific Session 31 – Musculoskeletal: Knee, Abstract 270:70

Lerer DB, Umans HR, Hu M, Jones MH. MR findings of the medial meniscal root: normal and pathologic. Radiologic Society of North America 89th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting Program, 2003. Scientific Session – Musculoskeletal Sports Injuries. Abstract 143:324.

Lerer DB, Hu M, Umans HR, Jones MH. Medial meniscal extrusion: consequence or cause of degenerative arthritis. American Roentgen Ray Society 103rd Annual Meeting Abstract Book, 2003. Scientific Session 35; Abstract 295:72.

Grand Rounds

Current Applications of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Department of Orthopedics, Jacobi Medical Center. November 17, 2004.

Professional Society Membership

7/2000 – present
Radiologic Society of North America

7/2000 – present
American Roentgen Ray Society

7/2000 – present
American College of Radiology

1/2007 – present
Society for Skeletal Radiology

2012 – present
Radiological Society of New Jersey