Meet Our Team - Foot and Ankle

The Lifespan Orthopedics Institute is home to some of the most well-respected and skilled foot and ankle surgeons. The physicians and staff not only work to give the best care, but also the best possible recovery.

Chief, Division of Foot and Ankle, Rhode Island Hospital

Brad Blankenhorn, MD specializes in the treatment of common and complex disorders of the foot and ankle. His practice focuses on reconstructive surgery for deformity and degeneration in the foot and ankle, as well as the treatment of acute and subacute traumatic injuries to the foot and ankle.

Blankenhorn has experience in the treatment of arthritic conditions of the foot and ankle including joint fusions and total ankle replacements. His practice also includes the arthroscopic treatment of traumatic, arthritic and sports-related injuries of the foot and ankle.
Blankenhorn received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh and holds a master of science degree in bioengineering from The Pennsylvania State University. He completed an orthopedic residency and fellowships in orthopedic trauma at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and fellowships in foot and ankle surgery at the University of Utah.

His research interests include the normal and pathologic biomechanics of the foot and ankle, as well as the biomechanics of fracture fixation in the ankle and total ankle arthroplasty. Blankenhorn is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. He is a board-eligible orthopedic surgeon with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Edmund DosRemedios, DPM, is a specialist in podiatry and foot surgery. He graduated from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in 1996. After graduating, he completed a three-year residency in foot surgery, with heavy emphasis in diabetic limb preservation, at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Foot and Ankle Surgeon

Raymond Hsu, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at the Lifespan Orthopedic Institute and an assistant professor of orthopedics at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Hsu is fellowship-trained in foot and ankle surgery and orthopedic trauma, and specializes in treating foot and ankle injuries, both acute and chronic, including fractures, tendon and ligament injuries, arthritis, foot deformities, bunions, and arch-related issues.

He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Association, Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.