Dr. Jason Hove, a Manhattan Beach native, earned his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and completed his Family Medicine internship and residency at UCLA. He is a former Mira Costa Mustang who participated on multiple high school athletic teams including football, basketball and track & field, before going on to play football at Harvard University where he received his undergraduate degree. Dr. Hove is Board Certified in Family Medicine.
Dr. Hove enjoys working with patients of all ages, from newborns to older adults. His practice is designed to accommodate routine health care for men, women and children, including the management of acute and chronic medical conditions as well as the treatment of minor trauma, such as lacerations, fractures and other immediate care issues. His special interests include sports medicine, musculoskelatal injuries, adolescent wellness and community health improvement. He has published and presented original research in Primary Care, Exercise Physiology and ACL reconstruction.
Dr. Hove looks forward to continuing his family medicine practice in the South Bay and improving community health education through lectures, discussions and community projects. In his free time he enjoys traveling to visit family in Greece, reading, watching and playing sports, going to the beach and cooking.
University of California Los Angeles - Grand Rounds Lectures Los Angeles, CA
Concussions and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Department of Medicine UCLA September 11, 2014
Overuse Injuries of the Lower Extremity Department of Family Medicine, UCLA. September 17, 2014
Men's Health in Primary Care Department of Medicine UCLA Redondo Beach September 17, 2015
University of California Los Angeles - Community Lectures Los Angeles, CA Overuse Injuries. Tri-lab Redondo Beach: Oct 2013
Hydration. Tri-lab Redondo Beach: Oct 2013
Preventing Heart Disease. Torrance YMCA – Over 50 Lecture Series Dec 2013
Stretching for Injury Prevention. Road Runner's Santa Monica / Lupus Support Group Jan 2013
Hydration Facts and Myths. Road Runner's Torrance Feb 2014
What to Expect at Your Annual Exam. Wpromote El Segundo May 2014
Nutrition for Athletic Performance. Redondo Union High School Cross Country Sept 2014
Preventing Falls. Silverado Senior Lecture Series. Nov 2014
Game Day and General Nutrition. Mira Costa Boy's Basketball Jan 2015
Nutrition for the High School Track Athlete Redondo Union High School Track March 2015 Breakout panelist –
Hormones and Heart Disease – Go Red for Women March 2015
Wellness for the Total Athlete Symposium. MBX – Mira Costa High School May 2015
Injury and Fall Prevention. BCHD Senior Fitness Week – Beach Cities Health May 2015
Nutrition for the High School Track Athlete Mira Costa High School Track Aug 2015
Eating for performance and Recovery Redondo Union High School Cross Country Sep 2015
Nutrition for Athletic Preparation, Performance and Recovery Mira Costa High School WLAX/Soccer Oct 2015
Prevention and Treatment of Common Basketball Injuries - Mira Costa Men's Basketball Dec 2015
Family Medicine – My Path from High School to Practice Manhattan Beach Mayor's Youth Council Dec 2015
How nutrition can support health, growth and happiness.– Adventure Plex BCHD Feb 2016
Medical Board Certification
- Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021
Areas of Focus
- Medical student awareness of the Patient-centered Medical Home.
- Current Concepts in ACL Reconstruction [Hardcover] Freddie Fu MD (Author), Steven Cohen MD (Author)
- Publisher: Slack Incorporated; 1st edition (March 10, 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1556428138
- ISBN-13: 978-1556428135
- Single Bundle ACL Reconstruction Technique (Chp: 12, pg 169-183). Danielle Hammon, MD; Jason Hove, BS (actually BA but listed BS); and Marc Safran, MD
Presentations at the STFM National Conferences
- Hove J, Joo P, Younge R. The Patient Centered Medical Home: The Medical Students' Perspective. STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.
- Younge R, Hove J. Practice improvement, medical student, and resident education using a diabetes registry. STFM Conference on Practice Improvement. Kansas City; 2009.
- Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021