Sports Medicine Fellowship Meet Our Fellow :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Meet Our Fellow

Jonathan Napolitano, MD
Sports Medicine

Marie Schaefer

Jonathan Napolitano, MD, is our Sports Medicine Fellow for 2016-2017. Originally from Northeast Ohio, Dr. Napolitano grew up playing soccer, basketball and lacrosse. He attended Georgetown University where he competed on the men's lightweight crew team and studied health care management and policy. He returned to Ohio for medical school at the University of Toledo and completed his internship in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Dr. Napolitano's completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Loyola University in Chicago, with training in adult and pediatric musculoskeletal and neurologic medicine. During residency, he was actively involved in student education, clinical research and administrative responsibilities in his role as chief resident. 

Dr. Napolitano’s research interests include the management of back pain and emerging technologies in diagnosis and treatment of tendonopathies.He is an active member of both the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, currently serving as the fellow liaison to the membership committee.  

Dr. Napolitano will serve as a team physician for Reynoldsburg High School and Ohio Dominican University, and is excited to meet and care for you and your children. 

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