Podiatrist Dr. Howard Osterman DPM

Dr. Howard G. Osterman

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(4.9 out of 5 based on 592 Ratings)
Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 592 Ratings)
8630 Fenton Street Suite 1
Silver Spring, MD
Phone: (301) 587-5666
Fax: (301) 589-4479

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Washington, DC (I Street)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 592 Ratings)
1720 I Street NW Suite 402
Washington, DC
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 592 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 (I Street)

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 592 Ratings)
    1720 I Street NW Suite 402
    Washington, DC 20006
    Phone: (202) 331-9727
    Fax: (202) 887-0741

    Dr. Howard G. Osterman's hours at Washington, DC (I Street):
    Mon8:00am - 3:45pm
    Thu8:00am - 3:45pm
    Fri8:00am - 12:00pm

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Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC ("FASMA") ​is in network with most major health insurance plans including, but not limited to, those listed below. If you don't see your insurance plan listed, it may have another name.  Please contact the customer service number on the back of your card to verify your specific coverage.  

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  1. Dr. Osterman was very friendly and professional. He gave me other options to consider before considering surgery which is great. We'll definitely recommend him to family and friends.

  2. Great doctor, great care, great result.

  3. Dr. Osterman has been my podiatrist for 20 years. He is the best!

  4. Very kind and compassionate. Great Doctor and staff

  5. 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!

  6. This has been a long standing problem. Dr.Osterman has worked diligently to help find different procedures to aid the healing process.

  7. Knowledge, expertise, and high level of care provided by Dr. Osterman met above and beyond all my expectations in my foot surgeries.

  8. 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.

  9. Always helpful and professional.

  10. Dr. Osterman is great and so are the staff. Thanks.

  11. Dr. Osterman is very kind and knowledgeable.

  12. I always enjoy Dr. Ostermans’ friendly demeanor. [...]

  13. 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.

  14. Dr. Osterman is an excellent podiatrist!

  15. 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!

  16. Dr. Osterman is fantastic - warm, professional, enthusiastic about solving my foot problems. Great practice - logistics all very smooth.

  17. 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.

  18. I’ve seen [Dr. Osterman] for almost 20 years and he is excellent

  19. Always one of the best medical experiences I have

  20. 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.