A. Holly Johnson, MD

A. Holly Johnson, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College
Hospital of Special Surgery
Dr. A. Holly Johnson specializes in helping people get back to their pre-injury level of activity, whether that is running ultra-marathons, playing collegiate ice hockey, or simply walking for exercise. She treats all orthopedic conditions of the foot and ankle, with a focus on sports-related injuries, Achilles tendon problems and using arthroscopic and minimally invasive techniques for forefoot reconstruction (bunions), foot and ankle trauma, deformity and arthritis.
After earning her BA cum laude in English from Harvard University, Dr. Johnson graduated with her MD from the University of Chicago's Pritzker School of Medicine. She completed her Orthopedic Surgery Residency and Foot and Ankle Fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Prior to returning to HSS in March, 2018, she practiced at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School from 2008-2018. Dr. Johnson was Captain of the Harvard Women's Ice Hockey Team, achieving All-Ivy and ECAC accolades. She is a physician for USA Women's Ice Hockey and served as the Team Physician at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
Dr. Johnson serves on the Foundation of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) as well as multiple other AOFAS committees devoted to humanitarian mission work and the advancement of women in the orthopedics. She has researched and published in multiple areas of foot and ankle orthopedics.
In her spare time, Dr. Johnson runs marathons and plays tennis, golf and ice hockey. She enjoys staying active with her husband and three children.

All Sessions by A. Holly Johnson, MD

Sunday, December 12, 2021
Foot & Ankle
2:28 PM - 2:48 PM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Complications Of Total Ankle Arthroplasty, Ankle Arthrodesis, IM Rod Vs. ORIF Foot & Ankle
3:05 PM - 3:14 PM
(9 min)
My Experience: 23-Year-Old With A Congenital Hallux Valgus & A Small To Intermediate Size Intermetatarsal Angle - Let Me Show You What I Have Learned & How We Can Change Our Thoughts About The Treatment Of Hallux Valgus Foot & Ankle
3:45 PM - 4:10 PM
(25 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: The Hallux Valgus & Lesser Toe Treatment: Oh How It Has Changed Foot & Ankle
5:05 PM - 5:05 PM
(0 min)
Panel: 20 -Year-Old Division I Soccer Player With Acute Grade III Lateral Ankle Sprain With A History Of Recurrent Ankle Sprains Foot & Ankle
Panel Moderator:A. Holly Johnson, MD
5:05 PM - 5:11 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Acute Lateral Ligament Repair: Better Results In The Competitive Athlete Foot & Ankle
5:11 PM - 5:17 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Arthroscopic Repair & Reconstruction: The Evidence Is In - It's Time To Go Arthroscopic Foot & Ankle
5:17 PM - 5:23 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Nonoperative Treatment Then Late Open Brostrom-Gould: Best Long-Term Results Foot & Ankle
5:23 PM - 5:30 PM
(7 min)
Honored Professor Commentary: Ankle Sprains: What I Have Learned Through The Years Foot & Ankle
5:40 PM - 6:00 PM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Lightening Round: Ankle Instability, One Sentence Answers Foot & Ankle
Monday, December 13, 2021
Foot & Ankle
7:50 AM - 7:50 AM
(0 min)
Debate: 73-Year-Old Diabetic With Consistent Pain For 6 Months Seeks Treatment For Her Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy: MRI Shows 50% Tear Foot & Ankle
Debate Moderator:A. Holly Johnson, MD
7:50 AM - 7:55 AM
(5 min)
Pro: No Sweat: MIS Is The Way To Go - Just Clean It Up, She Will Be Better Foot & Ankle
7:55 AM - 8:00 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Don’t Be Ridiculous: Full Open Exposure, Reattach The Achilles, Be Careful Of The Soft Tissue - She Is In It For The Long Haul Foot & Ankle
8:27 AM - 8:32 AM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Update: Making The Diagnosis Of Posterior Impingement Of The Ankle Foot & Ankle
8:50 AM - 9:15 AM
(25 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Posterior Impingement Of The Ankle & The Achilles Tendon Foot & Ankle
10:32 AM - 10:32 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 26-Year-Old Tae Kwon Do Enthusiast With Failed Physical Therapy With A 2.5-cm2 Lesion Foot & Ankle
Panel Moderator: Thomas H. Lee, MD
10:32 AM - 10:38 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Debridement, Marrow Stimulation & Abrasion: Simple & Reproducible Results Foot & Ankle
10:38 AM - 10:44 AM
(6 min)
Pro: OATS: My Way Is The Best To Achieve Pain Relief With Biologics & A New Articular Cartilage Surface Foot & Ankle
10:44 AM - 10:50 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Minced Juvenile Articular Cartilage Off The Shelf: Easy For The Patient, Watch The Cartilage Grow Foot & Ankle
10:50 AM - 10:56 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Cellular Implantation: Ignore My Colleagues - Take The Cartilage, Grow The Cartilage, Make New Cartilage Foot & Ankle

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