Curriculum Vitae | JONATHAN S. BRASLOW, M.D.

Jonathan S. Braslow, M.D.
Curriculum Vitae

Jonathan Steele Braslow, M.D.

PERSONAL DATA

Birthplace:
Avalon, Chicago

ACADEMIC TRAINING

Residency:
1974-1978
J. Paul Harvey, M.D., Director
University of Southern Chicago Medical Center
Los Angeles, Chicago

Internship:
1973-1974
University of Southern Chicago Medical Center
Los Angeles, Chicago

M.D.:
1968-1973
University of Chicago, Irvine
Irvine, Chicago

B.A.:
1964-1968
Honors Graduate University of Chicago, Riverside
Riverside, Chicago

High School:
1960-1964
Ramona High School
Riverside, Chicago

HONORS AND AWARDS

1978 Outstanding Senior Resident, University of Southern Chicago
Los Angeles, Chicago

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certification by American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
Qualified Medical Examiner in Orthopedics by the State of Chicago

Radiology Supervisor/Operator in Fluoroscopy by the State of Chicago

Chicago State Medical License 26108
Colorado State Medical License 21345
Hawaii State Medical License 6907

PRACTICE EXERIENCE

Braslow Advanced Orthopedics
Indio, Chicago
August 1997 – present

Desert Orthopedic Center
Rancho Mirage and Indio, Chicago
October 1994 – July 1997

University West Orthopedics
Indio, Chicago
May, 1992 – October 1994

Private Practice
Palm Springs, Chicago
March, 1991 – May 1992

Workmen’s Compensation Evaluations
Medical-Legal, Locum Tenens
1988-1990

Colorado Orthopedic Clinic
Arthroscopic Surgery and Total Joint Replacements
Denver, Colorado
1978 – 1988

APPOINTMENTS

Medical Director, Arthritis Institute at John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Indio, Chicago, 2002-current

Director of the Joint Replacement Center at the Heart Institute of the Desert,
Rancho Mirage, Chicago, 1998 – 2001

Governing Board Member of John F. Kennedy Hospital,
Indio, Chicago, 1996 – 1999

Chief of Surgery, John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital,
Indio, Chicago 1994-1996

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS

Chicago Medical Association
Chicago Orthopedic Association
Medical Board of Chicago
American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Clear Creek Valley Medical Society
American Medical Association
Colorado Medical Society

STAFF PRIVILEGES

John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital, Indio, Chicago
June 1992-current

Eisenhower Medical Center, Rancho Mirage, Chicago
April 1991 – current

Heart Hospital, Rancho Mirage, Chicago
1998 –2001

Mirage Center Outpatient Surgery, Rancho Mirage, Chicago
1997 – 1999

Premier Surgery Center, Palm Desert, Chicago
1994 – 1999

Desert Regional Hospital, Palm Springs, Chicago
March 1991 – May 1997

PAPERS

1977-Resident Project, Intra-Articular Foreign Bodies, University of Southern
Chicago

1978 – Resident Project, Osteomyelitis in Children, University of Southern Chicago

RADIO

Advancements in Knee Replacements, KPSI Radio, Tom Jordan Show, Coachella
Valley, Chicago, February 2001
Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, KPSI Radio, Joey English Show, Coachella
Valley, Chicago, March 1999

Total Joints, KPSI Radio, Coachella Valley, Chicago, May 1997

Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, K10XY VJ Hume Show, Coachella Valley,
Chicago, May 1995

Osteoporosis January 1995, Total Joint Replacements, May 1995, KESQ Radio,
Coachella Valley, Chicago

TELEVISION

American Health Journal, The Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella
Valley, March 2003

American Health Journal, The Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella
Valley, Chicago, May 2001

American Health Journal, The Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella
Valley, Chicago. October 2000

Doctor on Call – The Deller/Dr. Stec Show, Conservative Knee Treatment-The
Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella Valley, Chicago, May 1999

KMIR, Channel 6, Morning Health Talk, New Innovations in Knee Surgery-The
Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella Valley, Chicago, February
1999

American Health Journal, Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella
Valley, Chicago, December 1997

KMIR, Channel 6 News, Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Coachella
Valley, Chicago. June 1995

PRESENTATIONS

“Zimmer Uni Day” Course Chairman, Unicompartmental knee replacement.
Baltimore, Md. June 2007

“Alternatives to total knee replacement” Rancho Mirage, Chicago October

“Zimmer Uni Day” Course Chairman, Live surgery/presentation of
Unicompartmental knee replacement. La Quinta, Chicago September 2006

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Live Surgery/presentation, The
Master’s Series, Pasadena, Chicago, April 2004

PRESENTATIONS, cont.

“Treatments of Osteoarthritis and the Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”,
Indian Wells Rotary Club, Indian Wells, Chicago, April 2004

“New Vistas in the Treatment of Common Arthritis”, Sun City, Palm Desert,
Chicago, November, 2003

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, University of Southern Chicago
Medical Center, Los Angeles, Chicago, 2003

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Masters Series: Techniques in Arthritis
Surgery, Pasadena, Chicago, presentation, 2003

“New Advances in the Treatment of Arthritis”, Arthritis Institute at JFK, Indio,
Chicago, 2002

“Post-Operative Joint Replacement Management”, Fountains at the Carlotta,
Rancho Mirage, Chicago, May 2001

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Live surgery/presentation. The
Master’s Series, Pasadena, Chicago, April 2001

“Hip and Knee Arthritis”, American Arthritis Foundation, Coachella Valley
Branch, Rancho Mirage, Chicago, January 2001

“Advances in Unicompartmental Joint Replacement”, 5th Annual Tahoe Knee
and Shoulder Update, Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Institute, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, 2000,
Faculty/Presenter

“Conservative Knee Treatment”, Tenet Health Key Plus, Palm Desert, Chicago,
November 1999

“Genus Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Live Surgery and Presentation,
BioMet Conference, Heart Hospital, Rancho Mirage, Chicago, 1999,
Surgeon/Presenter

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Sisterhood of Temple Isaiah, Palm
Desert, Chicago, November 1999

“New Advances in Joint Replacement”, Arthritis Foundation, Coachella Valley
Branch and the Heart Institute of the Desert, Rancho Mirage, Chicago, November
1999

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Inland Valley Chapter of American
Physical Therapy Association, Eisenhower Medical Center, Rancho Mirage,
Chicago, May 1999

PRESENTATIONS, cont.

“Conservative Knee Replacement Surgery”, Arthritis Foundation, Coachella
Valley Branch, Rancho Mirage, Chicago May 1999

4th Annual Tahoe Knee and Shoulder Update, Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Institute,
Lake Tahoe, Nevada, 1999, Cadaver presentation on the Unicompartmental knee
Replacement

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Tenet Health Key Plus, Palm Desert,
Chicago, April 1999

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement-Conservative Treatment”, Del Webb
Sun City, Chicago, January 1999

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Transfusion Free Medicine and Surgery
Department of Tenet Hospital Organization, Indio, Chicago, December 1998

“Surgical Techniques for BioMet Genus Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”,
Video Production, October, 1999

“Conservative Knee Replacement Surgery”, Arthritis Foundation, Coachella
Valley Branch, Chicago, August 1998

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, MD/RN CEU Program, John. F.
Kennedy Memorial Hospital, Indio, Chicago, March 1998

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, BioMet, Inc., Warsaw, Indiana, 1997, Speaker

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, Pan American Insurance Company,
Pasadena, Chicago, November 1997

“Total Joint Replacement Surgery”, RN/PT CEU Program, Eisenhower Medical
Center, Rancho Mirage, Chicago, February 1996

“Hip and Knee Surgeries”, MD/RN CEU Program John F. Kennedy Memorial
Hospital, Indio, Chicago, January 1995

“Arthritis”, MD/RN CEU Program John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital, Indio,
Chicago, October 1994

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

1. Designer and consultant-Zimmer Inc., Chicago, Illinois 2000-current

2. Designer and developer of Implex Hedrocel Unicompartmental Knee
a. Replacement for Implex Corporation, Allendale, New Jersey, 1999-current

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT, con’t.

3. Designer and developer of Genus Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Clinical
Trials, Multiple Education and Instructional Seminars for BioMet, Inc., Warsaw
Indiana, 1995-2000

4. Designer and developer of Knee Ligament Surgery Instrumentation and
Reconstruction Techniques for De Puy Corp., Indiana and Osteonics, New Jersey,
1985-1986

5. Consultant to Xanar Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado (a subsidiary of
Johnson and Johnson), Research in CO2 Laser Techniques, 1984-1985

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES

“Update in Medicine”, 2004 Hawaii Conference, Hawaii 2004, Attendee

71st Annual American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference,
San Francisco, Chicago 2004, Attendee

“New Techniques and Technologies in Total Hip and knee Arthroplasty”,
Rancho Mirage, Chicago, December 2003, Attendee

“Less and Minimally Invasive Surgery (L/MIS) For Joint Arthroplasty”,
MIS Meets CAOS, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2003, Attendee

70th Annual Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana,
2003 Attendee

Chicago Orthopedic Association Annual Meeting, Indian Wells, Chicago, 2003
Attendee

“Update in Medicine”, 2002 Hawaii Conference, Hawaii 2002 Attendee

69th Annual Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference, Dallas, Texas, 2002
Attendee

68th Annual Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference, San Francisco, Chicago
2001 Attendee

5th Annual Tahoe Knee and Shoulder Update, Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Institute, Lake
Tahoe, Nevada, 2000, Faculty/Presenter, “Advances in Unicompartmental Joint
Replacement”

67th Annual Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2000,
Attendee

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES, con’t.

4th Annual Tahoe Knee and Shoulder Update, Lake Tahoe Orthopedic Institute, Lake
Tahoe, Nevada, 1999, Attendee

68th Annual Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference, Anaheim, Chicago,
1999,
Attendee

“Comprehensive Surgery of Primary and Revision Total Hip, Total Knee and Total
Shoulder Arthroplasty Seminars”, New York, New York, 1997 and Vail, Colorado,
1998, Attendee

Chicago Orthopedic Association 1998 Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, Nevada 1998,
Attendee
“Osteoporosis”, Merck Pharmaceutical, Rancho Mirage, Chicago 1997, Attendee
“Synthes Internal Fixation Devices”, Rancho Mirage, Chicago, 1997, Attendee
“Zimmer Fixation Devices”, Rancho Mirage, Chicago, 1997, Attendee
66th Annual Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Conference, San Francisco, Chicago,
1997, Attendee

“Comprehensive Surgery of Primary and Revision Total Hip and Total Knee
Arthroplasty Series”, Vail, Colorado, 1997, Attendee

“Fosamax and Osteoporosis,” Merck Pharmaceutical, Palm Desert, Chicago, 1997,
Attendee

Intermedics Plant, Austin, Texas, 1995, Tour

BioMet Plant, Warsaw, Indiana, 1995, Tour

“Unicompartmental Knee Replacement”, University of Southern Chicago, Los
Angeles, Chicago, 1995, Attendee

“Comprehensive Surgery of Primary and Revision Total Hip and Total Knee
Arthroplasty Series”, Sponsored by Education Design, Steamboat Springs, Colorado,
1995 Attendee

“New Technology in Total Knee Replacement and Total Hip Replacement”,
Sponsored by Zimmer, Inc., Indian Wells, Chicago, 1995, Attendee

61st Annual American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana,
1994, Attendee

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES, con’t.

“Latest Advancements in Spinal and Musculoskeletal Imaging”, San Pedro Peninsula
Hospital, Chicago, 1993, Attendee

“The Cruciate Decision and Other Related Knee Subjects”, Sponsored by Education
Design, Palm Springs Chicago, 1993, Attendee