Hayden L. Hoffler, DPM
FOOT AND ANKLE SURGEON
ABOUT DR. HOFFLER
Dr. Hayden Hoffler is a board qualified, fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeon specializing in the treatment of foot and ankle disorders. His specialties include:
• Tendon and ligament injuries
• Lower extremity trauma
• Arthroscopic surgery
• Sports injuries
• Charcot reconstruction
• Foot and ankle arthritis
• Minimally invasive surgery
• Bunions & hammertoes
• Diabetic limb salvage & reconstruction
• Wound Care
• Custom Orthotics
• Toe Joint Replacement
Dr. Hoffler believes that education, empathy, compassion, and respect are characteristics that help to build a well-rounded practice. He takes a multidisciplinary approach to a wide range of problems, including forefoot/rearfoot deformity correction, minimally invasive surgery, tendon/ligament repair, and lower extremity trauma.
A native of Charlotte, NC, Dr. Hoffler received his undergraduate degree in Human Biology from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina, and his doctor of podiatric medicine (DPM) degree from the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in North Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Hoffler completed his surgical residency at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina where he served as chief resident. Dr. Hoffler completed his fellowship in foot and ankle trauma and reconstruction in Atlanta, Georgia with Kaiser Permanente, one of the largest health systems in the country.
Dr. Hoffler is actively involved in research, authoring several peer-reviewed journal articles and co-authoring multiple textbook chapters. His most recent textbook chapter was on Tibialis Anterior Tendon Injuries in the textbook Tendon and Ligament Injuries of the Foot and Ankle. He also lectures at national and local meetings, and is an associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Dr. Hoffler’s goal is to combine a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach for the treatment of foot and ankle issues. He looks forward to helping you with care and compassion.
DR. HOFFLER’S MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS
• See Dr. Hoffler's newest publication on Bunion Surgery
• See Dr. Hoffler's PubMed Listed Publications on various foot and ankle topics
Dr. Hoffler was featured as the cover story of the October issue of the national podiatry magazine Podiatry Today (Volume 36, Issue 10).
You can check out the article Is There an Optimal Position for First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Fusions? directly at the Podiatry Today site.
Get to know Dr. Hoffler through this introduction video:
INSURANCE & BILLING
At Orthopaedic Associates of Central Maryland, we accept workers’ compensation, Medicare, and most major insurance plans. Please contact your insurance company or you may call our office at (410) 644-1880 to find out if we accept your plan.