Jason Scalise, MD serves as the Vice Chairman for Strategy, and Director of National Physician Integration for HOPCo, playing a leading role in expanding HOPCo’s growing national network into new markets, as well as integrating new physicians into existing markets. Dr. Scalise also leads multiple HOPCo’s efforts to develop and foster new technologies that help the network and its managed practices drive efficiencies and patient value across the spectrum of patient care.
He is a board certified and internationally fellowship-trained specialist in reconstructive and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder practicing with The CORE Institute. Dr. Scalise is also a national leader in the fields of shoulder replacement surgery, revision shoulder replacement surgery, shoulder fracture surgery and rotator cuff surgery.
Dr. Scalise completed his fellowship training in shoulder surgery at the renowned Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland, Ohio. After his fellowship training, he was appointed as a shoulder specialist at the Cleveland Clinic. He was named the recipient of the 2007 Cleveland Clinic Innovator Award.
Dr. Scalise is an expert in payor reform models and has published multiple articles in academic journals such as The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, The Journal of Surgical Orthopedic Advances and the Journal of Orthopedic Trauma. He has presented research in national and international forums and has authored several book chapters on the subject of shoulder reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Scalise supports HOPCo’s mission of musculoskeletal excellence, education and strategic growth as a frequent contributor, author, and lecturer in the areas of healthcare and payor reform strategies.
Dr. Scalise is President of the Arizona Orthopedic Society, and serves on the Boards of Directors of HOPCo, The CORE Institute, the Banner CORE Center for Orthopedics, and the MORE Foundation.