Dr. Erika 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.
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.
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Always a great experience with Dr Schwartz and staff
Very happy with Dr. Schwartz and the FASMA support team -- both at 20th and K St. and at the Chevy Chase office. I see Dr. Schwartz at both offices.
Appreciated the ability to set up my appt online so quickly.
As always, Dr. Schwartz was attentive, thorough, and informative and willing to answer any questions or address any concerns.
Great medical service. Really helped my condition.
Dr. Schwartz is awesome and explains my care and next steps in a manner that is always very helpful to me.
I have recommended Dr. Schwartz to many friends due to her excellent care and warm demeanor.
Appreciated time and explanation of suspected problem.
Dr. Schwartz always seems genuinely interested and concerned about my overall health.
Very fine medical care expreince
Great experience- thanks so much!
Quality of care, diagnosis of problems, and thoroughness of approach lead me to highly recommendDr. Schwartz to my friends and associates.
Pleased with the results of the consultation.
Thanks very much
Dr. Schwartz is great! She took time to explain all my options, answered my questions. All of which reassured and kept me calm and the procedure provided immediate relief.
Both Cassandra and Dr Schwartz were excellent. Very pleased with the entire experience. Will be referring my patients to Dr Schwartz now.
Dr Schwartz has been wonderfully helpful over the last 5 years with my achilles problems. She listens very well [...] and recommends practical solutions.
Great place & Doctor!
Dr Erika Schwartz was very thorough and clear.