Dr J. Steven Hoerster, Texas Medical Association - TMA, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons - AAOS, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - ABOS American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - ABOS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons - AAOS Texas Medical Association - TMA

Dr. J. Steven Hoerster

Dr. Hoerster has more than 22 years experience in the Texas Hill County in the care of hand, wrist, shoulder, and elbow.

He has been board-certified in orthopedic surgery for 21 years and has a Certificate of Additional Qualifications of Surgery of the Hand for 20 years.

Dr. Hoerster was born in Fredericksburg, Texas and graduated from Rice University in 1977 with a Bachelor’s degree. He went on to graduate from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 1981. Dr. Hoerster interned in general surgery in Houston and then completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Texas at the Texas Medical Center in Houston. During those years he underwent training in hand surgery at several hospitals at the Medical Center. After his residency, Dr. Hoerster took and passed the written Board examination in General Orthopedic Surgery and graduated in the top 1% of the candidates.

Dr. Hoerster is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a former Chief of Staff at Hill Country Memorial Hospital in Fredericksburg and Dr. Hoerster was the Charter President of the Hill Country County Medical Society and a member of several medical associations. He currently sees patients in Boerne, Fredericksburg and Llano and operates and performs surgery in Fredericksburg, San Antonio and Llano. He has practiced medicine in Fredericksburg since 1986, where he lives with his wife, Rhonda. Between them they have 5 children.

Dr. Hoerster’s practice focus is surgery and treatment of hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome, arthroscopy, fractures, ligament, nerve and tendon injuries, joint sprains, crush injuries, finger amputations and complex lacerations, rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory conditions, tendonitis, de Quervain’s, Dupuytren’s disease, trigger fingers, tumors and cysts, hand joint replacement and reconstruction and osteoarthritis.