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Jason W. Nascone, MD

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R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center

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Education and Training

Georgetown University School of Medicine, MD
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Internship in General Surgery
Georgetown University Medical Center, Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Maryland Medical System, Fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma


Dr. Jason Nascone specializes in orthopaedic surgery and orthopaedic traumatology. His special interests include treatment of problem fractures (nonunions and malunions), correction of limb deformities, treatment of osteomyelitis, pelvis and acetabulum surgery, posttraumatic reconstruction, and hip preservation. Dr. Nascone is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Research/Clinical Keywords

Hip preservation Limb deformity Nonunion Orthopaedic traumatology Osteomyletis Pelvic and acetabulum surgery Posttraumatic reconstruction

Highlighted Publications

Hamaker M, O'Hara NN, Eglseder WA, Sciadini MF, Nascone JW, O'Toole RV. Radiographic predictors of symptomatic screw removal after retrograde femoral nail insertion. Injury 2017 [Epub ahead of print, January 6].

Jazini E, Klocke N, Tannous O, Johal HS, Hao J, Salloum K, Gelb DE, Nascone JW, Belin E, Hoshino CM, Hussain M, O'Toole RV, Bucklen B, Ludwig SC. Does lumbopelvic fixation add stability? A cadaveric biomechanical analysis of an unstable pelvic fracture model. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(1):37–46.

Tornetta P III, Litrenta J, Ricci W, Sanders R, O'Toole RV, Nascone JW, Faber H, Wilson D. In vivo correlation of radiographic scoring (RUST) and biomechanical data in a sheep osteotomy model: Can we define union radiographically? J Orthop Trauma 2016 [Epub ahead of print, December 22].

Dreizin D, Nascone J, Davis DL, Mascarenhas D, Tirada N, Chen H, Bodanapally UK. Can MDCT unmask instability in binder-stabilized pelvic ring disruptions? AJR Am J Roentgenol 2016;207(6):1244–1251.

Hardeski D, Gaski G, Joshi M, Venezia R, Nascone JW, Sciadini MF, O'Toole RV. Can applied external fixators be sterilized for surgery? A prospective cohort study or orthopaedic trauma patients. Injury 2016;47(12):2679–2682.

Shah SB, Manson TT, Nascone JW, Sciadini MF, O'Toole RV. Radiographic determinants of early failure after posterior wall acetabular fracture fixation. Orthopedics 2016;39(6):e1104–e1111.

Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium (METRC); including Nascone JW. Building a clinical research network in trauma orthopaedics: The Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium (METRC). J Orthop Trauma 2016;30(7):353–361.

Nascone JW, O'Toole RV. Editorial comment: Current issues in orthopaedic trauma: Tribute to Clifford H. Turen. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2016;474(6):1383–1384.

O'Halloran K, Coale M, Costales T, Zerhusen T Jr, Castillo RC, Nascone JW, O'Toole RV. Will my tibial fracture heal? Predicting nonunion at the time of definitive fixation based on commonly available variables. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2016;474(6):1385–1395.

Additional Publication Citations

Haller JM, O'Toole R, Graves M, Barei D, Gardner M, Kubiak E, Nascone J, Nork S, Presson AP, Higgins TF. How much articular displacement can be detected using fluoroscopy for tibial plateau fractures? Injury 2015;46(11):2243–2247.

Hagen JE, Weatherford BM, Nascone JW, Sciadini MF. Anterior intrapelvic modification to the ilioinguinal approach. J Orthop Trauma 2015;29[suppl 2]:S10–S13.