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Andrew J. Elliott, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle
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Andrew J. Elliott, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle
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420 East 72nd St.
Ground Floor
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.203.0740
Fax: 212.203.0743

Paramus Office
140 East Ridgewood Avenue
Suite 175 S.
Paramus, NJ 07652
420 East 72nd St.
Ground Floor
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.203.0740
Fax: 212.203.0743

Paramus Office
140 East Ridgewood Avenue
Suite 175 S.
Paramus, NJ 07652

Dr. Andrew J. Elliott treats orthopedic conditions of the foot, ankle, and Achilles tendon. Specific ailments include, arthritis, athletic injuries, bunion, tendon tears and ruptures, hammertoe, OCD, and fractures. He also performs platelet-rich plasma injections and shockwave therapy for certain conditions.

After graduating from Harvard Medical School, he completed his orthopedic residency at Yale New Haven Hospital and a fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Elliott then served a four-year tour at Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii, as Chief of the Foot & Ankle Service, Department of Orthopedics before returning to the Foot and Ankle Service here at Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Elliott is currently the Director of Education for the Foot and Ankle Service. He also serves as the Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeon for the New York Red Bulls MLS soccer team.

Patient Stories


Assistant Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
Director of Education, Foot and Ankle Service, Hospital for Special Surgery


Special Expertise

PRP for the Foot and Ankle
Shockwave (ECSW) for the Foot and Ankle
Minimally Invasive Achilles Tendon Repair
Hallux Rigidus Surgery
Cartilage repair techniques
Tendon degeneration, rupture and reconstruction
Sports Injuries and Arthroscopy of the Foot and Ankle
Bunions and Toe Deformities
Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
Flatfoot Reconstruction
Foot and Ankle Fractures


Castle Connolly Top Doctors in New York Metro Area, 2010-2019
Castle Connolly Top Regional Doctors, 2010-2013
USAF/USA Meritorious Service Medal for Outstanding Medical Service, 2001


American Orthopaedic Food & Ankle Society (AOFAS), Member 1996-Present
American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, Honors and Awards Committee 
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Member 1996-Present
New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Member 2001-Present 



Insurance Information

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

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Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

Below are the healthcare industry relationships reported by Dr. Elliott as of November 21, 2019.

  • Ambulatory Surgery - Ownership interest
  • GEO Ortho - Ownership interest

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

Patients should feel free to ask their HSS physicians questions about these relationships.

Dr. Elliott in the News


MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1987-1991


Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, 1991-1996


Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, 1996-1997


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

State Licensure

New York, New Jersey

Patient Education by Dr. Elliott on HSS.edu

Blog Posts by Dr. Elliott

Selected Publications

Arthroscopy of the Hallux MTP Joint, Textbook of Arthroscopy (Miller and Cole), pp802-808, 2004

Fusion of Accessory Navicular to Naviculum, Hawaii Orthopaedic Association, Paper Presentation, June 2000

Soft Tissue Arthroplasty for Severe Hallus Rigidus, Seminars in Arthroplasty, 10(2), pp. 100-106, 1999

Spring Ligament Strain with Posterior Tibialis Activity, ORS 1998

Reinforcement of Cancellous bone Screws with Hydroxyapatite Cement: An in vivo Study in goats (in press) AAOS Poster and Webpage Presentation, 1997

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

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Surgical Locations

Dr. Elliott performs surgery at the following locations: