Jason Strelzow, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Research and Scholarly Interests: Elbow, Elbow Replacement Arthroplasty, Elbow Replacement, Total, Hand, Nerve, Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, Shoulder, Trauma
  • Websites: Research Network Profile
  • Contact: jstrelzow@bsd.uchicago.edu

Jason A. Strelzow, MD, an expert in orthopaedic trauma, provides comprehensive care for patients with fractures and injuries throughout the body, with an additional emphasis on trauma of the upper extremity, including the hand.



Dr. Strelzow has a particular expertise in caring for complex fractures and post-traumatic deformity, including complex periarticular injuries and hand injuries. He also specializes in arthroscopy and arthroscopy-assisted fracture management of upper extremity injuries.



Along with being dedicated to his clinical work, Dr. Strelzow is currently exploring research on patient-reported outcomes related to elbow trauma, shoulder trauma and total elbow replacements. He takes an active interest in evaluating the functional outcomes around urban trauma with the goal of improving patient care and returning patients to normal activity as soon as possible.



In addition to being a frequent speaker and presenter, Dr. Strelzow has published numerous articles, book chapters and abstracts. He is a journal reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery, International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology & Surgery, and the Canadian Journal of Surgery.

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Scotland
Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship - Orthopaedic Traumatology
2016

University of Western Ontario, Hand and Upper Limb Center
London, Ontario, Canada
Upper Extremity and Microvascular Fellowship - Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Shoulder Fellowship
2015

University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada
FRCSC - Orthopaedic Surgery
2015

University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada
MD - Medicine
2010

University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC, Canada
BSc.
2005

Analysis of the Cost and Efficacy of Intra-Articular Knee Injections.
Pirkle S, Seidel H, Bhattacharjee S, Shi LL, Lee MJ, Strelzow JA. Analysis of the Cost and Efficacy of Intra-Articular Knee Injections. J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev. 2022 02 18; 6(2).
PMID: 35179519

Gunshot-related lower extremity nerve injuries.
Baker HP, Straszewski AJ, Dahm JS, Dickherber JL, Krishnan P, Dillman DB, Strelzow JA. Gunshot-related lower extremity nerve injuries. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2022 Feb 07.
PMID: 35129680

Understanding Postop Rehabilitation Preferences in Operatively Managed Proximal Humerus Fractures: Do Trauma and Shoulder Surgeons Differ?
Patch DA, Reed LA, Hao KA, King JJ, Kaar SG, Horneff JG, Ahn J, Strelzow JA, Hebert-Davies J, Little MTM, Krause PC, Johnson JP, Spitler CA. Understanding Postop Rehabilitation Preferences in Operatively Managed Proximal Humerus Fractures: Do Trauma and Shoulder Surgeons Differ? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2022 Feb 07.
PMID: 35143996

A comparison of the incidence of concomitant ipsilateral femoral neck fractures in ballistic versus blunt femur fractures.
Baker HP, Dahm J, Schultz K, Portney D, Dillman D, Strelzow J. A comparison of the incidence of concomitant ipsilateral femoral neck fractures in ballistic versus blunt femur fractures. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2022 Feb 05.
PMID: 35122540

Effect of nailing technique on length of stay in isolated ballistic femoral shaft fractures.
Baker HP, Krishnan P, Foy M, Strelzow J, Daccarett M, Dillman D. Effect of nailing technique on length of stay in isolated ballistic femoral shaft fractures. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2022 Jan 28.
PMID: 35088146

Diabetic Kidney Disease is Associated with Increased Complications Following Operative Management of Ankle Fractures.
Polachek WS, Baker HP, Dahm JS, Strelzow J, Hynes KK. Diabetic Kidney Disease is Associated with Increased Complications Following Operative Management of Ankle Fractures. Foot Ankle Orthop. 2022 Jan; 7(1):2473011421S00399.
PMID: 35097886

Bilateral femur fractures are associated with concomitant femoral neck fracture.
Baker HP, Lin Y, Dahm J, Portney DA, Dillman DB, Strelzow JA. Bilateral femur fractures are associated with concomitant femoral neck fracture. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2022 Jan 17.
PMID: 35038011

Factors Influencing Surgical Management of Proximal Humerus Fractures: Do Shoulder and Trauma Surgeons Differ?
Hao KA, Patch DA, Reed LA, Spitler CA, Horneff JG, Ahn J, Strelzow JA, Herbert-Davies J, Little MTM, Krause PC, Johnson JP, King JJ. Factors Influencing Surgical Management of Proximal Humerus Fractures: Do Shoulder and Trauma Surgeons Differ? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2021 Dec 29.
PMID: 34973423

Diagnosis of Suspected Scaphoid Fractures.
Stirling PHC, Strelzow JA, Doornberg JN, White TO, McQueen MM, Duckworth AD. Diagnosis of Suspected Scaphoid Fractures. JBJS Rev. 2021 12 08; 9(12).
PMID: 34879033

Triceps Rupture and Repair in a Healthy, Young Woman following Rock Climbing.
Qin C, Clancy S, Strelzow J. Triceps Rupture and Repair in a Healthy, Young Woman following Rock Climbing. Case Rep Orthop. 2021; 2021:3340479.
PMID: 34840839

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