Dr. Howard G. Osterman

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 499 Ratings)
Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)

(4.8 out of 5 based on 232 Ratings)
8630 Fenton Street Suite 1
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: (301) 587-5666
Fax: (301) 589-4479

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Washington, DC (1775 K Street)

(4.8 out of 5 based on 200 Ratings)
1775 K Street NW Suite 580
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: (202) 331-9727
Fax: (202) 887-0741

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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.

  1. Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)

    (4.8 out of 5 based on 200 Ratings)
    8630 Fenton Street Suite 1
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    Phone: (301) 587-5666
    Fax: (301) 589-4479

    Dr. Howard G. Osterman's hours at Silver Spring, MD (Fenton):
    Tue8:00am - 3:30pm
    Wed8:00am - 3:30pm

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  2. Washington, DC (1775 K Street)

    (4.8 out of 5 based on 200 Ratings)
    1775 K Street NW Suite 580
    Washington, DC 20006
    Phone: (202) 331-9727
    Fax: (202) 887-0741

    Dr. Howard G. Osterman's hours at Washington, DC (1775 K Street):
    Mon8:30am - 3:30pm
    Thu8:00am - 3:30pm
    Fri8:00am - 11:30am

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  1. I think Dr. Osterman is a wonderful physician. I also think his office is run well. A grateful patient [...]

  2. Dr. Osterman is an excellent podiatrist.

  3. Dr. Osterman is really great! He takes the time to listen and really help with the issue/problem.

  4. I find this doctor very helpful and caring. I never feel embarrassed or foolish in questioning or requiring further explanations. Job well done!

  5. Dr. Osterman is terrific.

  6. Dr. Osterman is so kind and patient and engaged. He explained my issues, asked how I was feeling from the last visit, and is working towards a complete fix. I'm just sad that I didn't come in when my feet first started to hurt instead of waiting four months. I've already recommended him to others.

  7. Many thanks to Dr. Osterman and his team for the high professionalism and the high quality of patient care they provide!

  8. Great professional environment

  9. Great work, thank you!!! I appreciated it.

  10. Dr. Osterman and all of the staff were very friendly and seemed actively interested in me being comfortable at the office. Every person I interacted with was very nice, caring, and made me feel very comfortable in the new environment. Dr. Osterman and the nursing staff explained everything they were doing and why they were doing. I felt comfortable in the office and will recommend the office to anyone asking in the future.

  11. WE love Dr. Osterman and Lisa.

  12. Dr. Osterman is an extraordinary physician. I have gone to that practice since I was in my 30s and I am 70. I have taken my husband to him and the practice.

  13. Doctor OSTERMAN is probably the best foot and ankle doctor in the Washington Area and I have been to several doctors seeking relief. He is a no nonsense, get the problem relieved type of doctor.

  14. Made appointment on line. First visit with this Doctor. Long-time patient of FASM.

  15. Dr. Osterman is the best!

  16. The professionalism and welcoming nature of the doctor was outstanding.

  17. I was very satisfied with my experience. I was put at ease regarding my specific problem, as well as received a good understanding of the issue.

  18. I thoroughly trust Dr Ostermann and would not use any other podiatrist.

  19. Dr. Osterman carefully listens to his clients. One feels comfortable to ask questions, advice, guidance. i feel i am in good hands.