Dr. Gene S. Mirkin

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(4.8 out of 5 based on 306 Ratings)
Annapolis, MD
129 Lubrano Drive Suite 303
Annapolis, MD
Phone: (410) 266-7575
Fax: (410) 266-7366
Kensington, MD
10901 Connecticut Avenue Suite 200
Kensington, MD
Phone: (301) 949-2000
Fax: (301) 949-2002
Silver Spring, MD (White Oak)
2415 Musgrove Road Suite 103
Silver Spring, MD
Phone: (301) 384-6500
Fax: (301) 384-6670

Dr. Gene S. 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 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 is double Board Certified, in Foot Surgery, as a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and, in Podiatric Medicine, by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine.

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.



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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.

  1. Annapolis, MD
    129 Lubrano Drive Suite 303
    Annapolis, MD 21401
    Phone: (410) 266-7575
    Fax: (410) 266-7366

    Dr. Gene S. Mirkin's hours at Annapolis, MD:
    Mon9:00am - 4:30pm
    Tue2:00pm - 4:00pm
  2. Kensington, MD
    10901 Connecticut Avenue Suite 200
    Kensington, MD 20895
    Phone: (301) 949-2000
    Fax: (301) 949-2002

    Dr. Gene S. Mirkin's hours at Kensington, MD:
    Wed9:00am - 2:45pm
    Thu8:00am - 2:45pm
  3. Silver Spring, MD (White Oak)
    2415 Musgrove Road Suite 103
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    Phone: (301) 384-6500
    Fax: (301) 384-6670

    Dr. Gene S. Mirkin's hours at Silver Spring, MD (White Oak):
    Tue8:00am - 11:45am

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  1. I wish all my doctors were as outstanding as Dr. Mirkin. There is a caring staff as well.

  2. This Dr. Is so [personable] that you forget you are at the podiatrist and before you know it your nails have been taken care of, questions answered and problems solved. It is a joy seeing Dr. Mirkin. We actually look forward to seeing him for regular care. He is very positive and efficient and effective.

  3. Dr Mirkin was excellent and addressed the problem and took care of it immediately.

  4. Though the problem I have with my foot has been going on for longer than necessary and a few things were missed along the way, I do believe in Dr. Mirkin and trust he will figure out the resolution. Timely response from his staff is where most of the problems are.

  5. Dr. Mirkin is not only competent, but very warm and friendly.

  6. The doctor seemed concerned and caring. He was easy to talk to.

  7. All the folks in this office seemed happy and pleasant. The assistants seemed helpful and enjoying what they were doing. It was a pleasure to visit, even though the news about my problem was not good. Thanks

  8. Dr [Mirkin] listened attentively as I explained [my] symptoms....did not rush me ..he understood quickly and thoroughly....did x rays and explained my condition and then explained the recommendation for improvement and made sure that I understood...after my visit, I told my friends this I had just found a fantastic podiatrist!!!

  9. From booking the appointment, to getting the information and treatment I need to be well, the whole experience was the best it could possibly be. The staff is friendly, yet efficient and professional. Dr. Mirkin is professional, kind, and warm, and takes as much time as needed to thoroughly explain all facets of the situation and possible treatments. He is also articulate, which is wonderful. I can't say enough good things to recommend this practice.


  11. If there was a totem pole for doctors and the best would be the top figure, Dr. Mirkin would be on top. My 80 year old feet look and feel much better since I have been seeing him.

  12. I felt very confident with the doctor's experience and expertise. I was comfortable and reassured.

  13. Dr. Mirkin is the finest podiatrist I've ever had and one of the best medical practitioners I've ever known.

  14. It takes about three weeks to get an appointment with Dr. [Mirkin] if it is not an emergency. Unless you go early in the morning the wait is often quite long to be seen. He is very busy. When I am in the examination room he does not rush me even if he is running behind. I am very satisfied with the care Dr. [Mirkin] gives me.

  15. I think Dr. Mirkin is the best in the region!

  16. Dr Mirkin is the absolute best! He has helped me solve the problems with my feet so many times. He is a miracle worker! And friendly too!

  17. Love Dr Mirkin's compassion and attention to detail!

  18. Dr. Mirkin - to his staff - Cindy, Nicole, Hillary all went above the call of duty with helping me and putting the patient first -which is very refreshing! Thanks you so very much [...]

  19. Only real issue was that our appointment was an hour late we had to wait in the waiting room for about an hour no real big deal to me I'm not going anywhere soon but my wife was [upset] she took off time from her job

  20. Dr. Mirkin has a great 'bedside manner' and I recommend him to all my friends