Dr. Howard G. Osterman

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 409 Ratings)
Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 447 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 462 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.

Professional Affiliations:

Past president, American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine: APMA podiatric mentor



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)

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 462 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):
    Tue7:30am - 4:00pm
    Wed7:30am - 4:00pm

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  2. Washington, DC (1775 K Street)

    (4.8 out of 5 based on 462 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):
    Mon7:30am - 4:00pm
    Thu7:30am - 4:00pm
    Fri7:30am - 12:00pm

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  1. Dr. Osterman and his entire team took care of me 100%. Could not be more satisfied. Always recommend Dr. Osterman.

  2. Very pleased with my visits. All staff consistently treat you with respect and kindness.

  3. The Doctor and office staff has always been very professional and I would highly recommend this practice to all my friends and coworkers.

  4. Comfortable demeanor as well quality bedside manner.

  5. N/A

  6. I gladly recommend this practice in general and Dr. Osterman in particular.

  7. I am very happy with [Dr. Osterman] , he always has a pleasant attitude.

  8. Dr Osterman listened and cared.

  9. Dr. Osterman is great. Always glad to see him and he is very professional.

  10. Dr. Osterman and staff are great.

  11. Really pleased

  12. The service received from [Dr. Osterman] was excellent. I will refer everyone to him. Wonderful Doctor very helpful

  13. I continue to find that the receptionist at the Silver Spring office is very pleasant, helpful and competent. As usual, Dr. Osterman was professional, skillful, courteous, thorough, and dedicated to help me and address my needs. The orthodics he made for me are fantastic - incredibly supportive and comfortable.

  14. Dr. Osterman was very thorough in reviewing the x-ray report on my foot.

  15. Dr. Osterman is the best, as always.

  16. I am extremely pleased with the Doctor and the services provided each time I see him. His staff is equally as nice.

  17. Dr. Osterman was a pleasure to work with. He did a great job diagnosing and recommending a treatment regimen for my fascia pain, which is now resolved. Additionally, this was accomplished without the need for high-cost tests, procedures, or medications!

  18. Did a telephone appointment with Dr Osterman. Due to coronavirus restrictions in DC. No procedures needed - did an update and planned ahead for June recheck and nail trim in office.

  19. Considering our current national health emergency, the care, treatment & professionalism I received, were excellent!!!

  20. Dr. Osterman and his team were supportive and understanding during this difficult time and fit me in on a last minute basis.