Foot Surgeon

Podiatric surgerySometimes foot and ankle conditions do not resolve with non-surgical care, or they require urgent surgery, such as in the case of infections and injuries.  When surgery is needed, you need a board certified surgeon.

Dr. Hoy is Board Certified in Foot Surgery, and performs the whole range of foot surgeries, from the simplest of office surgeries to some of the most advanced reconstructive foot surgeries.

“Great service, reliable and friendly.” -Laura Williams, 5/31/2017

Dr. Hoy performs in-office surgeries, such as for:

  • Ingrown toenails
  • Infections
  • Biopsies
  • Warts
  • Soft tissue masses, superficial
  • Tenotomies

He is also on staff at Swedish Medical Center, one of the finest hospitals in the Seattle metropolitan area, where he also treats patients in the inpatient hospital setting.  All elective cases are performed at Swedish Ballard campus.  Some of the surgeries Dr. Hoy performs includes:

  • Fusions
  • Bunion surgery
  • Hammertoe surgery
  • Tendon surgery
  • Metatarsal surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Neuroma surgery
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Trauma surgery

Some of the most common in-hospital reconstructive surgeries Dr. Hoy performs are for the following conditions:

  • Bunions
  • Hammertoes
  • Arthritic joint repair, such as hallux rigidus or limitus
  • Tendon repair
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Bone spurs
  • Bone infections
  • Fractures
  • Soft tissue masses, deep

Dr. Hoy will go over all treatment options with you and will stress non-surgical options first.  If surgery is needed, Dr. Hoy will explain fully what is involved, risks and benefits as well as recovery.  He will work with your primary care physician to make sure you are healthy enough for surgery.  Dr. Hoy will guide you through all your questions throughout the healing process to ensure the best outcome possible.

“I have had 2 separate foot surgeries through Dr Hoy, and both times I felt very comfortable with the procedures Dr Hoy recommended. He is knowledgeable in is field, and takes time to listens to his patient’s concerns. I would highly recommend him for your foot needs!” -Mary T., 6/22/2015