Samuel A. Hoisington, M.D.

Samuel A. Hoisington, M.D.

Phelps Memorial Hospital Center, Sleepy Hollow, NY
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
About Dr. Hoisington
Dr. Hoisington is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in Upper and Lower Extremity Fractures and Foot and Ankle Surgery. After completing his undergraduate studies at Harvard University, he attended Albany Medical College where he received his medical degree in 1991. He completed his internship and orthopedic residency at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx. During his residency he spent a great deal of time at Jacobi Medical Center where he treated patients with severe injuries and complex fractures. This time doing trauma in the Bronx has led to a special expertise with fractures of both the upper and lower extremities.

Following residency, he did an additional year of fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at Allegheny University Medical Center in Philadelphia. For the past 14 years, Dr. Hoisington has been part of Hudson Valley Bone & Joint Surgeons and an attending surgeon at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center. Dr. Hoisington is the Medical Director of the Phelps Memorial Hospital Wound Healing Institute.

Dr. Hoisington is adept at managing both simple and complex fractures and uses the latest minimally invasive techniques. Dr. Hoisington will often combine his skill with arthroscopy and fracture management when handling fractures involving the joints, Use of arthroscopy allows Dr. Hoisington to visualize the joint surface while aligning the fracture. Dr. Hoisington is proficient in the latest techniques for rodding and plating of fractures.

Dr. Hoisington specializes in the reconstruction of the injured foot and ankle. He has a special interest in the management of sports related foot and ankle injuries and is adept at ankle arthroscopy and tendon and ligament repair and reconstruction. He repairs bunions and other foot and ankle deformities.

Dr. Hoisington's extensive experience in Upper and Lower Extremity Fractures and Foot and Ankle Surgery has allowed him to bring the highest quality care of these problems to our team. He is dedicated to helping his patients improve their mobility and return to their activities.
Academic Appointments
Medical Director, Phelps Memorial Hospital Wound Healing Institute
Hospital Training & Education
  • Allegheny University Medical Center – Foot & Ankle Fellow
  • Montefiore Medical Center / Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY – Orthopedic Resident
  • Montefiore Medical Center / Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY – Surgical Intern
  • Albany Medical College, Albany, NY M.D.
  • Harvard University – Cambridge, MA – B.A.
Organizations | Societies | Awards
  • American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Health Volunteers Overseas
  • American Medical Association
  • Harvard Club of New York City
  • Montefiore Medical Center: Davidoff Society Certificate of Distinction for outstanding achievement in teaching of medical students. Orthopedic Department Selsnick Research Award.
  • Harvard University: Expedition leader of successful climb of Mt. McKinley – reached summit after 35 days – August 1987
Publications & Presentations
  • Wapner KL., Gibbons MJ, Hecht PJ, Cook Cl, Hoisington SA –Arthrodesis of the first metatarsal phalangeal joint as a salvage procedure for a failed silicon implant arthroplasty. Accepted Foot & Ankle International.
  • Hoisington SA, Taylor KW, Bachkosky DR, Axe MJ. A technique for patella/quadriceps tendon repair allowing immediate range of motion and full weight bearing. Poster Presentation. AAOS February 1996
  • DiCarlo EF, Hoisington SA, Bullough PG. Site-dependent variation in bone volume and a relative biopsy site on the iliac crest. Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York