Dr. Gene S. Mirkin

Dr. Mirkin is President of Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC and has served as Chief of the Podiatry Subsection at Holy Cross Hospital and the Podiatry Section of The Surgery Center of Maryland. He is the Medical Director of The Foot and Ankle Surgical Center of Kensington. He was on the Executive Board and a member of the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association, and has served the State Medical Society as Treasurer and Secretary. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is on the staff at MedStar Montgomery Medical Center.

Dr. Mirkin has published several articles and chapters in books, is a contributing writer to Podiatry Today, and has been a frequent guest on several local and satellite radio and television shows. He has lectured to athletes and other podiatrists and physicians. He enjoys treating athletes, having held a number of running world records as a child. Sports medicine, dermatology, and reconstructive surgery are his practice specialties, including the use of lasers for the treatment of skin and nail disorders.

Dr. Mirkin has been a resident of Montgomery County, MD, since elementary school. He and his wife, Carol, have three daughters.


Dr. Mirkin received his BS degree, in Biology, from Guilford College, in Greensboro, NC. Dr. Mirkin received his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.

He completed his residency at Bon Secours Hospital in Baltimore, MD. His training also included rotations at Francis Scott Key Medical Center (a Johns Hopkins Institution), Maryland General Hospital, and Good Samaritan Hospital.

Dr. Mirkin is board-certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He holds a second board certification, in Foot and Ankle Orthopedics, from the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and American Society of Podiatric Surgeons.


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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.  

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  • Cigna
  • Conifer/InforMed/CHP
  • Humana
  • Medicaid MD
  • Medicare DC & MD
  • MedStar Family Choice
  • MedStar Medicare Choice
  • MedStar Select
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare/HealthNet Federal Services
  • United Healthcare/OneNet
  • United Community Plan


  1. Kensington, MD
    10901 Connecticut Avenue Suite 200
    Kensington, MD 20895
    (301) 949-2000
    (301) 949-2002

    Dr. Gene S. Mirkin's hours at this location:
    Mon 9:00am - 11:45am
    Wed 9:00am - 2:45pm
    Thu 8:00am - 2:45pm

  2. Silver Spring, MD (White Oak)
    2415 Musgrove Road Suite 103
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 384-6500
    (301) 384-6670

    Dr. Gene S. Mirkin's hours at this location:
    Tue 8:00am - 11:45am