Brian Hong, DPM

Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery

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Brian Hong, DPM, is a board-certified podiatrist and fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeon who specializes in treatment of foot and ankle disorders and fractures, as well as sports-related conditions. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive, individualized care in order to return patients to their normal activity levels as soon and as safely as possible. His philosophy of care is simple: to treat patients the way he would want to be treated if he were the patient.

Dr. Hong employs both non-operative treatments and advanced surgical techniques for foot and ankle disorders, including minimally invasive arthroscopic and endoscopic procedures, along with traditional open procedures. He performs common and complex foot and ankle reconstructive surgical procedures, trauma surgeries and diabetic limb salvage procedures. His research interests include treatment of plantar fasciitis and chronic Achilles tendinopathy.

Dr. Hong is board-certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.


  • Los Angeles Magazine: Top Doctor, 2022