About Jonathan E Fow, MD


Curriculum Vitae

Board certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2008


College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA B.S., Biology 1987-1991
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH Research Assistant 1991-1993
Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH M.D. 1993-1997
Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH Orthopaedic Surgery 1997-2002
The Sports Clinic, Wesley M Nottage, MD-Director, Laguna Hills, California Arthroscopy,SportsMedicine&ShoulderReconstruction 2002-2003

Hospital/academic affiliations

  • Arroyo Grande Community Hospital | 345 South Halcyon Blvd., Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
  • French Hospital Medical Center | 1911 Johnson Ave., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
  • Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center | 1010 Murray Ave., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Surgical Center
  • Oak Park Surgery Center | 860 Oak Park Blvd., Suite 102, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

Society memberships

National Society Memberships
  • American Medical Association
State Society Memberships
    State Medical Society
  • California Medical Association
    State Orthopaedic Societies
  • California Orthopaedic Association
Specialty Society Memberships
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America


Recent publications:

1. Ruotolo C, Fow JE, and Nottage WM. The Supraspinatus Footprint: An anatomical study of the supraspinatus insertion. A rational guide for the management of articular partial thickness rotator cuff tears. Arthroscopy 2004 Mar;20(3):246-9.

2. Wiedenhielm L, Fow JE, Bauer T, Mikhail WM. Histological Evaluation of Allograft Impaction Grafting Technique in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty. Acta Orthop Scand 2001; 72 (6): 609-614.

Community activities

AVP PRO BEACH VOLLEYBALL TOUR. (Association of Volleyball Professionals). Medical Director of AVP Sport Medicine Advisory Board.

CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY. Surgical & Sports Medicine consultant.

FIVB (Federation Internationale de Volleyball). Team Physician 2003 Swatch-FIVB World Tour - Los Angeles, CA Nissan Grand Slam.

SAN LUIS BLUES BASEBALL CLUB. Premier College Summer Baseball League. Team Physician.

AED Community Initiative. Dr. Fow is promoting community awareness of the life-saving benefits of the Automatic External Defibrillator.

NIPOMO HIGH SCHOOL. Co-Team Physician with Dr. Scott Robertson.


KVEX 920 AM RADIO. Medical Correspondent.

DR. SCOTT ROBERTSON SHOW. Medical Correspondent.

Contact Information

Jonathan E. Fow, M.D., Inc. 200 Station Way Suite C Arroyo Grande, CA USA 93420 View map Phone 805-473-0700 Fax 805-473-5931

Other staff in my practice

Leslie J. Fow - Practice Manager

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