Meet Dr. Hubbard: Orthopedic Surgeon in NYC
Dr. Christopher Hubbard is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon, and is Chief of the Foot and Ankle Service at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in NYC, a position he has held since 2000. In addition, he is an Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
His specialty training is Foot and Ankle Surgery, with a focus in sports medicine. Dr. Hubbard’s impressive skill set includes expertise in ankle and subtalar arthroscopy, ankle ligament reconstruction, Achilles tendon repair, tendon transfers and reconstructions, hallux valgus (bunion) corrections, and foot and ankle fractures and dislocations.
Education And Training
Dr. Hubbard graduated from Bergen Catholic High School in Oradell, NJ, and went on to receive his Bachelor of Science degree from Duke University in 1990. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1994 from New Jersey Medical School.
In 1995, Dr. Hubbard completed his Internship in General Surgery at St. Luke’s- Roosevelt Hospital Center in NYC. In 1999, Dr. Hubbard completed his Orthopedic Residency at the New York Orthopedic Hospital at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Following his Orthopedic Residency, he completed an intensive one-year Foot and Ankle Fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery under the direction of William Hamilton, MD and Jonathan Deland, MD.
After finishing his training, Dr. Hubbard joined the Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Sports Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center in 2000. He moved his practice to its current location following the sale of the Singer Division of Beth Israel in 2004.
Dr. Hubbard is an active member of numerous orthopedic organizations including the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the New York State and County Medical Societies.
Dr Hubbard has been cited for his expertise as a Best Doctor by New York Magazine, Top Doctor by Castle Connolly, Superdoctor, Best Doctors, and US News Best Doctors among other recognitions.
Dr. Hubbard has published numerous papers and book chapters, including the chapter on Achilles Tendon Injuries in Golf After 50.