Dr. Robert Hotchkiss specializes in the treatment of elbow injuries (arthritis and contractures in both children and adults), hand and wrist injuries and arthritis, and vascular disorders of the hand. He is Medical Director of Clinical Research, Director of Research in the Hand & Upper Extremity Service, and Director of Translational and External Initiatives at Hospital for Special Surgery. An Associate Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Hotchkiss has also received additional certification in Orthopedic Hand Surgery.
Medical Director of Clinical Research, Hospital for Special Surgery
Director of Research, Hand & Upper Extremity Service, Hospital for Special Surgery
Director of Translational and External Initiatives, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital for Special Surgery
Associate Professor of Surgery (Orthopaedics), Weill Cornell Medical College
Consultant in Orthopedic Surgery, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital
Elbow injuries, arthritis and contractures in adults and children
Injuries and arthritis of the hand and wrist
Vascular disorders of the hand
"Best Doctors in New York," New York magazine, 2009, 2010, 2011
Medicare (Status: Non-par using Medicare Limited Fee Schedule)
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As of May 15, 2015, Dr. Hotchkiss reported no financial interest relationships with healthcare industry.
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MD, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Orthopedic Research Fellow
Mayo Clinic, Orthopedic Biomechanics Visiting Fellow
Raymond M. Curtis Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Hand and Microvascular Fellow
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certificate of Added Qualification Hand Surgery
New York, Connecticut
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.