Michael D. Hossack, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in treating sports injuries. He is an expert in performing arthroscopic knee surgery, including primary and revision ACL reconstruction, multiligament knee reconstruction, patella and quadriceps tendon primary repair and reconstruction, meniscus surgery, and patella instability surgery. He has a special interest for articular cartilage restoration surgery in the knee. In addition to board certification in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Hossack has additional Subspecialty Certification in Orthopedic Sports Medicine.
Dr. Hossack graduated from Harvard University with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine. While at Temple University, Dr. Hossack received a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Grant for Medical Students to conduct orthopedic research. After medical school, Dr. Hossack completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Montefiore Medical Center and continued his training at Montefiore to complete a fellowship in sports medicine.
He is the Director of Cartilage Restoration Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center, where he specializes in meniscus repair and osteochondral allograft and autograft knee surgery. Dr. Hossack serves as Team Physician for several high schools in the Bronx and assists the physician team at Lehman College.
In addition to teaching orthopedic residents, Dr. Hossack teaches and supervises sports medicine fellows from the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine Department at Montefiore Medical Center.
Dr. Hossack is a recipient of numerous awards including Patients’ Choice Award and Most Compassionate Physician Award based on the patients’ reviews. Recently, a high school basketball star-athlete patient who had an ACL reconstruction performed by Dr. Hossack was honored with an award for Come-Back Athlete of the Year at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York. He is also fluent in Spanish.