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

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

Acute Versus Delayed Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for the Primary Treatment of Proximal Humeral Fractures.
Seidel HD, Bhattacharjee S, Koh JL, Strelzow JA, Shi LL. Acute Versus Delayed Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for the Primary Treatment of Proximal Humeral Fractures. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2021 Oct 01; 29(19):832-839.
PMID: 33826552

Trends in Corticosteroid Injections for Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis: An Analysis of 80,169 Patients.
Sun JQ, Stillson QA, Strelzow JA, Shi LL. Trends in Corticosteroid Injections for Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis: An Analysis of 80,169 Patients. J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev. 2021 09 10; 5(9).
PMID: 34506365

Tibial alignment following intramedullary nailing via three approaches.
Baker HP, Strelzow J, Dillman D. Tibial alignment following intramedullary nailing via three approaches. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2021 Aug 21.
PMID: 34420095

Ballistic Supracondylar Distal Femur Fractures Have Lower Rates of Intra-articular Extension Than Blunt Distal Femur Fractures.
Portney DA, Reddy M, Baker HP, Dillman DB, Dirschl DR, Strelzow JA. Ballistic Supracondylar Distal Femur Fractures Have Lower Rates of Intra-articular Extension Than Blunt Distal Femur Fractures. J Orthop Trauma. 2021 07 01; 35(7):361-365.
PMID: 33177432

National Trends Show Declining Use of Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression Without Rotator Cuff Repair.
Curtis DM, Bradley AT, Lin Y, Baker HP, Shi LL, Strelzow JA, Athiviraham A. National Trends Show Declining Use of Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression Without Rotator Cuff Repair. Arthroscopy. 2021 12; 37(12):3397-3404.
PMID: 34052380

Gunshot-Related Upper Extremity Nerve Injuries at a Level 1 Trauma Center.
Straszewski AJ, Schultz K, Dickherber JL, Dahm JS, Wolf JM, Strelzow JA. Gunshot-Related Upper Extremity Nerve Injuries at a Level 1 Trauma Center. J Hand Surg Am. 2022 Jan; 47(1):88.e1-88.e6.
PMID: 34030933

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