Dr. Erika Schwartz

Dr. Schwartz is the Scientific Conference Chair and a past President of the American Association for Women Podiatrists. She is a member of the Residency Clinical Competency and Education Committee for the Podiatric Surgical Residency Training Program at Medstar Washington Hospital Center, where she serves as a resident educator and has received the ‘Teacher of the Year’ award.  Dr. Schwartz was recognized by her peers and colleagues in the ‘Washingtonian Magazine’ as a top DC Podiatrist.  As an American Podiatric Medical Association spokesperson she has been featured throughout multimedia, including the Washington Post, Prevention Magazine, and DC Channel 5 News.

Dr. Schwartz is Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery in foot surgery.  She is on the medical staff at Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Sibley Memorial Hospital, Medstar Surgery Center, and Massachusetts Avenue Surgery Center.  Dr. Schwartz is originally from Long Island, New York.  She and her husband now reside in Montgomery County, Maryland, with their two children.  

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, 1996.

Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2002.

Completed three years of surgical residency training at the Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC, where she was Chief Resident in Podiatric Surgery.

Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) in foot surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.

Hospital Affiliation

Languages

  • English

Insurances Accepted

Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC ("FASMA") ​is in network with most major health insurance plans including, but not limited to, those listed below. If you don't see your insurance plan listed, it may have another name.  Please contact the customer service number on the back of your card to verify your specific coverage.  

  • Aetna
  • Anthem BCBS
  • CareFirst BCBS
  • Cigna
  • Conifer/InforMed/CHP
  • Humana
  • JHHC, LLC
  • Kaiser
  • Medicaid MD
  • Medicare DC
  • MedStar Family Choice
  • MedStar Medicare Choice
  • MedStar Select
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare/HealthNet Federal Services
  • United Healthcare/OneNet
  • United Community Plan

Locations

  1. Chevy Chase, MD
    5530 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 945
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (301) 913-5225
    (301) 913-9145

    Dr. Erika Schwartz's hours at this location:
    Special Times: Alternating Fridays
    Mon 7:30am - 3:30pm
    Wed 7:30am - 3:30pm
    Fri 7:30am - 3:30pm

  2. Washington, DC (K Street)
    2021 K Street NW Suite 520
    Washington, DC 20006
    (202) 223-4616
    (202) 223-0740

    Dr. Erika Schwartz's hours at this location:
    Special Times: Alternating Fridays
    Tue 7:30am - 2:30pm
    Thu 7:30am - 2:30pm
    Fri 7:30am - 2:30pm