Dr. Jennifer Gerres

Jennifer Gerres, DPM, is a 2010 graduate of the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Gerres completed a three-year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery residency at Cleveland Clinic in her native Cleveland, Ohio.

During residency, Dr. Gerres served as Academics Coordinator, where she organized resident-run, weekly evidence-based medicine lectures concerning pertinent topics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. In addition, she supervised yearly research initiatives, to ensure that each resident published completed research, and that each resident presented at least one poster, lecture or manuscript at a national scientific meeting. Dr. Gerres also served as Adjunct Faculty at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, where she taught students in Surgical Pharmacology.

A published researcher, seasoned presenter and former Jeopardy! contestant, Dr. Gerres combines an empathic, evidence-based approach to patient care.

Dr. Gerres lives in Silver Spring with her husband, David, a filmmaker, and their cat, Pierre. In their spare time they enjoy travel, cooking, Formula 1 Racing, and exploring all that Washington Metropolitan Area has to offer. They are also members of American Coaster Enthusiasts and WAMU’s Young Informed Professionals.

Education

Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines, IA, 2010.

Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, specializing in Reconstructive Rearfoot Surgery.

 

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. Washington, DC (I Street)
    1720 I St NW Suite 402
    Washington, DC 20006
    (202) 331-9727
    (202) 887-0741

    Dr. Jennifer Gerres' hours at this location:
    Tue 8:00am - 3:45pm
    Thu 8:00am - 3:45pm

  2. Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)
    8630 Fenton Street Suite 1
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 587-5666
    (301) 589-4479

    Dr. Jennifer Gerres' hours at this location:
    Special Times: works alternating weekends
    Mon 8:00am - 3:45pm
    Wed 8:00am - 3:45pm
    Fri 8:00am - 11:45am
    Sat 8:00am - 11:45am