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Dr. Ellis Foot and Ankle Surgeon

Scott J. Ellis, MD

Dr. Scott J. Ellis is an orthopedic surgeon, fellowship-trained in foot and ankle surgery. He has vast experience in the treatment of a variety of foot and ankle problems and injuries. He is actively involved in teaching and research and is currently appointed as an Associate Professor of orthopedic surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College.

  • Associate Attending, Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Associate Attending, Orthopedic Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Director of Research, Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Hospital for Special Surgery
What Our Patients Are Saying
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  • Dr. Ellis is the best. He just performed ankle surgery on me in November 2015. 6 months later I am back in the game! I highly recommend Dr. Ellis to a...

    ~ Anonymous~

  • Can't sing enough praises for Dr. Ellis. 4 short weeks ago, Dr. Ellis performed a total replacement of my right ankle. I'm already weight-bearing and ...

    ~ Anonymous~

  • Dr.Ellis reconstructed my son's crushed ankle (sports) in a 2-step operation years ago; his ankle is absolutely perfect! The outside scar is very thin...

    ~ Anonymous~

  • In News
    Scott J. Ellis, MD, Named Orthopaedic
    Foot & Ankle Foundation President

    Longview News-Journal reported that HSS foot and ankle surgeon Scott J. Ellis, MD,

  • Scott J. Ellis, MD, Joins AOFAS Board
    Scott J. Ellis, MD, Joins AOFAS Board

    in October 2015, The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society named Hospital for Special Surgery's...

  • Selected Books by Dr. Ellis
    Selected
    Books by Dr. Ellis

    S.J. Ellis, M. Roberts. Surgical Management of Failed Great Toe Arthroplasty. Arthritis and...

  • Spring Ligament Reconstruction for Advanced Flatfoot Deformity
    Selected
    Books by Dr. Ellis

    S.J. Ellis, B.R. Williams, J.Yu, J.T. Deland. Spring Ligament Reconstruction for Advanced Flatfoot Deformity with...

  • Ankle Replacement to Relieve Severe Arthritis Pain
    Ankle Replacement to Relieve
    Severe Arthritis Pain

    When Tim, a patient in his fifties, came to see me, he had been suffering from ankle pain for years. Severe arthritis

  • Ask the Expert
    Ask the Expert

    Dr. Scott Ellis, Foot & Ankle Surgeon, Answers Your Questions on Foot Deformities

Practice Hours
Monday - Friday 9AM - 5PM
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