Overview of Dr. Fowler
Board-certified Orthopedic Hand Surgeon with a Subspecialty Certificate in Hand Surgery. Selected as a "Young Leader" by the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and an "Emerging Leader" by the American Orthopedic Association. Has demonstrated excellence in patient care, education, and research. Is a rising star in the field of hand surgery. Cares for nearly all conditions in the upper extremity, with a particular interest in carpal tunnel syndrome, thumb joint replacement, nerve repair/reconstruction, and pediatric hand deformities.
Education & Training Temple University Hospital Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2007 - 2012 Temple University School of Medicine Class of 2007 Ohio State University BS, Chemistry, 1999 - 2003 Certifications & Licensure Awards, Honors, & Recognition Emerging Leader American Orthopaedic Association, 2018 Young Leader American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), 2015 Young Leader ASSH, 2015 Join now to see all Publications & Presentations PubMed
A Comparison of 6 Diagnostic Tests for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Using Latent Class Analysis.
Wang, W. L.,Hanson, T.,Fowler, J. R.> ;Hand (N Y). 2019 Mar 12
Conduits harnessing spatially controlled cell-secreted neurotrophic factors improve peripheral nerve regeneration.
Sun, A. X.,Prest, T. A.,Fowler, J. R.,Brick, R. M.,Gloss, K. M.,Li, X.,DeHart, M.,Shen, H.,Yang, G.,Brown, B. N.,Alexander, P. G.,Tuan, R. S.> ;Biomaterials. 2019 Mar 13
Correlation of ultrasound cross-sectional area of the median nerve, nerve conduction studies and 2-point discrimination.
Panagopoulos, G. N.,Wu, T.,Fowler, J. R.> ;Muscle Nerve. 2018 Nov 06 Join now to see all Journal Articles Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Surgical Preparation Solutions in Hand Surgery Zu PZ, Fowler JR, Goitz RJ, HAND, 1/1/2017 Is antibiotic prophylaxis necessary in clean soft tissue hand surgery? Tosti R, Fowler J, Dwyer J, Gaughan JP, Ilyas AM, Thoder JJ, Orthopaedics, 1/1/2012 Assessing injection techniques in the treatment of trigger finger Fowler JR, Ogrich L, Evangelista P, Schaffer AA, Modern Plastic Surgery., 1/1/2012 Join now to see all Lectures Arthroscopic Grafting of Hill Sachs Lesions Using Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation in 24 Patients � A Retrospective Study Nassau, Bahamas - 1/16/2009 Comparison of Arthroscopic Synthetic Osteochondral Substitute Grafting and the Remplissage Procedure for �Engaging� Hill Sachs Lesions. Hollywood, Florida - 1/20/2010 The association of bisphosphonate use with low energy femur fractures Naples, FL - 1/13/2010 Join now to see all External Links Website http://www.pittsburghhandsurgery.com