Jonathan-L-Glashow-MD-smallJonathan L. Glashow, MD of New York NY is a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon, Co-Chief of Sports Medicine at New York’s Mount Sinai Medical Center, Chief Medical officer for the Philadelphia 76ers and Q Coach for Qinetic. Dr. Glashow 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.

Specialty & Clinical Interests
Orthopedic Surgeon:

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Trauma

Education & Medical Training

Los Angeles County Olive View Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1989 - 1990

Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1985 - 1989

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1985

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1984

Board Status

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

Publications & Presentations

What is the best femoral fixation of hamstring autografts in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction?: a meta-analysis.
Colvin, A., Sharma, C., Parides, M., Glashow, J.

Giant cell tumor at tibial screw site after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.
Fitzsimmons, S. E., Chinitz, N., Glashow, J.

Lysophosphoglycerides in ischemic myocardium effluents and potentiation of their arrhythmogenic effects.
Snyder, D. W., Crafford, W. A., Glashow, J. L., Rankin, D., Sobel, B. E., Corr, P. B.