Andrew J. Kompel, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Andrew Kompel
820 Harrison Ave


Dr. Andrew Kompel is an Assistant Professor of Radiology, section of Musculoskeletal Imaging, at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Kompel completed his Diagnostic Radiology Residency at Boston University Medical Center and a fellowship in Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology. His areas of clinical and research interests include collaboration with orthopedists in quantitative cartilage analysis, sports related injuries, and advanced MRI imaging. He has co-authored multiple peer reviewed papers, authored book chapter and review articles on musculoskeletal topics. He has given invited lectures and instructed at national Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Courses.


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • Allegheny College, BS


  • Published on 5/6/2022

    Hayashi D, Kompel AJ, Ventre J, Ducarouge A, Nguyen T, Regnard NE, Guermazi A. Automated detection of acute appendicular skeletal fractures in pediatric patients using deep learning. Skeletal Radiol. 2022 Nov; 51(11):2129-2139. PMID: 35522332.

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  • Published on 12/21/2021

    Guermazi A, Tannoury C, Kompel AJ, Murakami AM, Ducarouge A, Gillibert A, Li X, Tournier A, Lahoud Y, Jarraya M, Lacave E, Rahimi H, Pourchot A, Parisien RL, Merritt AC, Comeau D, Regnard NE, Hayashi D. Improving Radiographic Fracture Recognition Performance and Efficiency Using Artificial Intelligence. Radiology. 2022 03; 302(3):627-636. PMID: 34931859.

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  • Published on 10/4/2021

    Jarraya M, Roemer FW, Engebretsen L, Kompel AJ, Small KM, Smith SE, Guermazi A. Association of markers of patellofemoral maltracking to cartilage damage and bone marrow lesions on MRI: Data from the 2016 Olympic Games of Rio De Janeiro. Eur J Radiol Open. 2021; 8:100381. PMID: 34660850.

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  • Published on 3/8/2021

    Kompel A, Haran PH, Murakami AM, Engebretsen L, Jarraya M, Roemer F, Guermazi A. MRI-Detected Knee Ligament Sprains and Associated Internal Derangement in Athletes Competing at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics. Open Access J Sports Med. 2021; 12:23-32. PMID: 33727869.

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  • Published on 11/6/2020

    Zikria B, Johnson A, Hafezi-Nejad N, Siddiqui Y, Kwee RM, Ahlawat S, Morelli JN, Fayad LM, Kompel AJ, Haj-Mirzaian A, Pishgar F, Demehri S. Association Between MRI-Based Tibial Slope Measurements and Mucoid Degeneration of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament: A Propensity Score-Matched Case-Control Study. Orthop J Sports Med. 2020 Nov; 8(11):2325967120962804. PMID: 33225010.

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  • Published on 9/11/2020

    Ahmad Z, Murakami AM, Engebretsen L, Jarraya M, Roemer FW, Guermazi A, Kompel AJ. Knee cartilage damage and concomitant internal derangement on MRI in athletes competing at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics. Eur J Radiol Open. 2020; 7:100258. PMID: 32984449.

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  • Published on 10/15/2019

    Kompel AJ, Roemer FW, Murakami AM, Diaz LE, Crema MD, Guermazi A. Intra-articular Corticosteroid Injections in the Hip and Knee: Perhaps Not as Safe as We Thought? Radiology. 2019 12; 293(3):656-663. PMID: 31617798.

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  • Published on 8/17/2018

    Murakami AM, Kompel AJ, Engebretsen L, Li X, Forster BB, Crema MD, Hayashi D, Jarraya M, Roemer FW, Guermazi A. The epidemiology of MRI detected shoulder injuries in athletes participating in the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2018 Aug 17; 19(1):296. PMID: 30115059.

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  • Published on 7/31/2018

    Kompel AJ, Murakami AM, Engebretsen L, Forster BB, Lotfi M, Jarraya M, Hayashi D, Roemer FW, Crema MD, Guermazi A. MRI-Detected Sports-Related Knee Injuries and Abnormalities at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympic Games. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 10; 211(4):880-886. PMID: 30063380.

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  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Kompel AJ, Li X, Guermazi A, Murakami AM. Radiographic Evaluation of Patients with Anterior Shoulder Instability. Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2017 Dec; 10(4):425-433. PMID: 28965317.

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