|Jonathan Glashow, MD
Dr. JONATHAN GLASHOW is a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon and Co-Chief of Sports Medicine at New York’s Mount Sinai Medical Center and has been in private practice for 18 years. He specializes exclusively in shoulder and knee injuries including advanced arthroscopic all-inside anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, double-row suture bridge rotator cuff repairs, as well as state of the art techniques to repair labral, meniscal and condral injuries.Widely respected for his precision and application of ground breaking surgical techniques, Dr. Glashow’s approach is based on a philosophy that each individual procedure is specific and customized to the individual needs of each patient. He uses minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques so that downtime and immobility are greatly reduced. Dr. Glashow’s focus is not only a patient’s full recovery but the speed of that recovery to return to sport. To optimize this intent he coordinates post operative care which often involves interaction with physical therapists, coaches, and athletic trainers.Routinely consulted for his opinion and treatment of elite athletes, Dr. Glashow acted as a medical media consultant for ESPN Sports and was a frequent guest on their morning sport commentary “Cold Pizza.” His guest appearances on news broadcasts include, CBS World News Tonight and most recently on CNN Evening News with John Roberts for his expertise on the usage of platelet –rich plasma (PRP) injections for expediting the healing process of certain injuries. He has been quoted in the New York Times, the New York Daily News, and the New York Post. For his superior patient care, Glashow has been awarded numerous distinctions. Castle Connolly a major healthcare research company has ranked him one of America’s Best Doctors, New York magazine has featured him in numerous annual Best Doctors issues, and he has been listed as one of New York Metro Area’s Best Doctors every year since 2000.He completed his undergraduate degree at George Washington University. After receiving his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College, Dr. Glashow completed his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in Orthopedic Surgery. He went on to earn subspecialty fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute/UCLA in Los Angeles, California: followed by a traveling Shoulder Fellowship in London, Ontario Canada and the University of Texas at San Antonio.Chris Prezzano, Physician Assistant
Christopher Prezzano, originally from Rhinebeck, NY received his degree for Physician Assistant studies from Touro College on Long Island in 2004 and has been involved in orthopeadic surgery for over ten years. He joined Dr. Glashow in early 2009 and now lives in Manhattan. As a Physician Assistant he treats and educates patients in the office as well as assists Dr. Glashow with all of his surgical procedures.When not working, he enjoys running, biking, swimming; and really anything outdoors.Dedicated Staff:
Lael, Surgical Coordinator
Lael Davis will be your liaison from your initial consultation through the time of surgery. She will assist you to schedule your surgery and be available to you for guidance while making your important pre-operative decisions. Lael brings over 18 years of experience as a patient coordinator. Her accommodating nature will allow you to contact her directly after your initial evaluation with Doctor Glashow to:
• Schedule Surgery • Arrange for Pre-Operative Testing • Answer any questions regarding your surgery stay• Send or Review your surgery information packet • Announce surgery times the day before your surgery• Direct you to a vendor for an ice machine or Game ReadyVincent, Front Office Coordinator/Reception
Vincent is the first person you speak with and see upon entering the practice of Jonathan L. Glashow, M.D. His cheerful and pleasant voice will guide you to your initial consultation. Vincent has over 14 years of experience with our practice and plays an integral part in making our practice run smoothly. He maintains a warm personal manner while being responsive to individual patient needs. When you are not sure who to ask, “ASK VINCENT”, he is an excellent source of information and will direct you to the appropriate staff member.
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