Dr. Howard G. Osterman

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 591 Ratings)
Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 314 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 313 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)

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 313 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 - 3:45pm
    Wed8:00am - 12:00pm

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  2. Washington, DC (1775 K Street)

    (4.8 out of 5 based on 313 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):
    Mon8:00am - 3:45pm
    Thu8:00am - 3:45pm
    Fri8:00am - 12:00pm

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  1. 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.

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

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

  4. Dr. Osterman and his staff were wonderful. I had never been to a podiatrist before so was uncertain what to expect. Since my visit, I haven't had any pain and am going back in a couple weeks to see how things look. I wish I had made an appointment sooner!

  5. Dr. Osterman is professional, caring, very knowledgeable, and genuinely wants to help you feel better. He is one of the best doctors I have seen. He is kind and patient with your concerns, and finds solutions to your problems.

  6. Dr. Osterman took time to listen to my concerns and answer all of my questions. Furthermore, his bedside manner was excellent - he calmed down my fears and treated my medical issue without causing any pain. Lastly, he conducted the procedure in a way that speeds up the healing process and enables me to return to normal activity (e.g. running) within a very short period of time.

  7. Though no one necessarily enjoys needing to go to the doc, it’s always nice to be treated kindly and thoughtfully. Dr. Osterman and his staff are always wonderful.

  8. Discussions with Dr. O. are helpful.

  9. Great doctor.

  10. I appreciate the fact that Dr. Osterman wants to hear what I have to say about my treatment plan. I feel like we are working together to help me.

  11. Dr. Osterman solved my problem in a matter of minutes - that had been going on for months. Even though he was very busy, he took the time to listen to me about what I thought and took that into consideration when making the treatment plan.

  12. I've been coming to see Dr. Osterman for years and he is a great doctor. His professionalism and manners are exceptional.

  13. Dr. Osterman is warm, caring, and professional all at the same time.

  14. Dr. Osterman is an excellent Podiatrist! I recommend him highly

  15. Returning patient to the practice but new patient to the location.

  16. He was engaging and thorough.

  17. Dr. Osterman is a superb doctor and great person!

  18. Always a pleasure to be treated by Dr. Osterman and to talk with him.

  19. I have a very high degree of confidence in Dr. Osterman