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Raymond Hsu, M.D.

Fellowship-Trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery
Fellowship-Trained in Orthopaedic Trauma

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Raymond Hsu, M.D.

Fellowship-Trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery
Fellowship-Trained in Orthopaedic Trauma


Dr. Hsu is fellowship trained in orthopedic trauma and foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Hsu treats a wide range of surgical and nonsurgical injuries. He treats acute as well as chronic conditions including fractures, ligament injuries, cartilage injuries, achilles and other tendon injuries, ankle arthritis, foot arthritis, ankle/hindfoot/midfoot/forefoot deformity, posttraumatic deformity/arthritis, flatfeet (planovalgus), high arched (cavovarus) feet, bunions and other toe deformities. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and obtained his MD from Cornell University in New York City.  Additionally, he completed his orthopedic residency at Brown University, his Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship at Brown University, and his Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship at the University of Utah.  Dr. Hsu’s professional affiliations include: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery; American Orthopaedic Association; American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society; Orthopaedic Trauma Association; and Assistant Professor of Orthopedics at Brown University. Dr. Hsu resides in Providence, RI and sees patients at University Orthopedics’ Providence, East Providence and East Greenwich, RI locations.


2 Dudley Street, Suite 200
Providence, RI 02905

1 Kettle Point Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914

East Greenwich
1598 South County Trail, Suite 100
East Greenwich, RI 02818


  • University of Pennsylvania (BAS, BSE)

Medical School:

  • Cornell University (MD)

Orthopedic Residency:

  • Brown University (Orthopedics)


  • Brown University (Orthopedic Trauma); University of Utah (Orthopedic Foot and Ankle)

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Board Eligible


  • Hsu RY, Lareau CR, Born CT, “Novel Posterior Splinting Technique to Avoid Heel Ulcers,” Orthopedics. 2013 Jan;36(1):31-2.
  • Hsu RY, Bariteau J, “Management of Ankle Fractures,” Rhode Island Medical Journal. 2013 May 1;96(5):23-7.
  • Hsu RY, Lareau CR, Kim JS, Koruprolu S, Born CT, Schiller JS, “The Effect of C-Arm Position on Radiation Exposure During Fixation of Pediatric Supracondylar Fractures of the Humerus,” The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 2014 Aug 6;96(15):e129.
  • Cohen E, Hsu RY, Evangelista P, Aaron R, Rubin L, “Rapid Onset Diffuse Skeletal Fluorosis from Inhalant Abuse: A Case Report,” JBJS Case Connector, 2014 Nov 26;4(4):e108. doi:10.2106/JBJS.CC.N.00085
  • Hsu RY, VanValkenburg S, Tanriover A, DiGiovanni CW, “Surgical Techniques of Gastrocnemius Lengthening,” Foot and Ankle Clinics, 2014 Dec;19(4):745-765.
  • Eberson CP, Hsu RY, Borenstein T, “Procedural Sedation in the Emergency Department,” The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2015 Apr;23(4):233-242.
  • Bariteau JT, Hsu RY, Mor V, Lee Y, DiGiovanni CW, Hayda R, “Operative Versus Non-operative Treatment of Geriatric Ankle Fractures: A Medicare Part A Claims Database Analysis,” Foot and Ankle International, 2015 Jun;36(6):648-55.
  • Kadakia RJ, Hsu RY, Hayda R, Lee Y, Bariteau JT, “Evaluation of One-Year Mortality after Geriatric Ankle Fractures in Patients Admitted to Nursing Homes,” Injury, 2015 Oct;46(10):2010-5.
  • DePasse JM, Fantry AJ, Hsu RY, “Subtle Anterior Subtalar Dislocation: A Case Report,” The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2015 Oct;33(10):1538.e5-7.
  • Hsu RY, Lee Y, Hayda R, DiGiovanni CW, Mor V, Bariteau JT, “Morbidity and Mortality Associated with Geriatric Ankle Fractures: A Medicare Part A Claims Database Analysis,” The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2015 Nov 4;97(21):1748-55.
  • Gil JA, DeFroda SF, Hsu RY, “Modified sugar tong splint to avoid skin breakdown at the posterior elbow,” The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2016 Feb;34(2):332-5.
  • VanValkenburg S, Hsu RY, Palmer DS, Blankenhorn B, Den Hartog BD, DiGiovanni CW, “Neurologic Deficit Associated with Lateralizing Calcaneal Osteotomy for Surgical Correction of Cavovarus Foot Deformity,” Foot and Ankle International, 2016 Oct;37(10):1106-1112.
  • Alrashidi Y, Galhoum AE, Wiewiorski M, Herrera-Pérez M, Hsu RY, Barg A, Valderrabano V, “How to Diagnose and Treat Infection in Total Ankle Arthroplasty,” Foot and Ankle Clinics, 2017 Jun;22(2):405-423.
  • Hsu RY, Barg A, Nickisch F, “Lesser Metatarsophalangeal Joint Instability: Advancements in Plantar Plate Reconstruction,” Foot and Ankle Clinics, 2018 Mar;23(1):127-143.
  • Hayda R, Hsu RY, DePasse JM, Gil JA, “Orthopaedic Surgeon Radiation Exposure and Health Risks,” The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2018 April;26(8):261-267.

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