Dr. Howard G. Osterman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, is currently a member of APMA, as well as the current President and Board Member of the District of Columbia Podiatric Medicine Association. Dr. Osterman is the current Team Podiatrist for the Washington Wizards of the NBA, Washington Mystics of the WNBA, and a Consultant for many college and high school programs. Dr. Osterman was honored as a Top Podiatrist and Sports Medicine Professional by the Washingtonian Magazine. He is one of Yelp’s top rated podiatric physicians and received Special Recognition on Angie’s List of preferred providers.
Dr. Osterman is an active member in the community. He works with various organizations to improve healthcare by incorporating athletics into daily activity through lectures and health fairs.
Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, IL, 1989.
Two-years’ post-graduation podiatric surgical residency at the Loretto Hospital Residency Program in Chicago, IL.
Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) in foot surgery. He is also a Fellow at the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.
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Dr. Osterman was Amazing! He turned a three year old nightmare into a painless one minute miracle. I had severe pain in both feet, but he took care of everything in one visit. I can’t Thank Him Enough!
This has been a long standing problem. Dr.Osterman has worked diligently to help find different procedures to aid the healing process.
Knowledge, expertise, and high level of care provided by Dr. Osterman met above and beyond all my expectations in my foot surgeries.
Dr. Osterman is thorough in his treament and diagnosis. I have been a patient for several years and will continue going to Dr. Osterman for treatment.
Always helpful and professional.
Dr. Osterman is great and so are the staff. Thanks.
Dr. Osterman is very kind and knowledgeable.
I always enjoy Dr. Ostermans’ friendly demeanor. [...]
Dr. [Osterman] is the best! Have been coming [...] for many years and have never been dissatisfied. Dr. [Osterman] is very personable, friendly and knowledgeable. I have recommended him to MANY people.
Dr. Osterman is an excellent podiatrist!
Dr Osterman is the best! He is my foot man forever I have recommended him to my friends and family. All of his patients love him. I hope he never retires!
Dr. Osterman is fantastic - warm, professional, enthusiastic about solving my foot problems. Great practice - logistics all very smooth.
I am extremely happy with Dr. Osterman and staff. Dr. Osterman spends as much time as you need, makes sure you understand everything, but yet also gets you into and out of the appointment right away. Overall I [am] extremely happy with everything.
I’ve seen [Dr. Osterman] for almost 20 years and he is excellent
Always one of the best medical experiences I have
The staff there is truly awesome and Dr. [Osterman] is truly a blessing from God. His bedside manners are impeccable, I can't rave enough about this place. I'm so glad I chose to go to him.
As always, the care I get is superb. [...]
Dr Osterman is so helpful and professional! Thanks very much.
The doctor is ALWAYS cordial and thorough. [...]
great "bedside" manner -- provided detailed explanation of condition and course of treatment -- office / scheduling cooperative in rescheduling surgery