Jennifer Gerres, DPM, is a 2010 graduate of the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Gerres completed a three-year Podiatric Medicine and Surgery residency at Cleveland Clinic in her native Cleveland, Ohio.
During residency, Dr. Gerres served as Academics Coordinator, where she organized resident-run, weekly evidence-based medicine lectures concerning pertinent topics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. In addition, she supervised yearly research initiatives, to ensure that each resident published completed research, and that each resident presented at least one poster, lecture or manuscript at a national scientific meeting. Dr. Gerres also served as Adjunct Faculty at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, where she taught students in Surgical Pharmacology.
A published researcher, seasoned presenter and former Jeopardy! contestant, Dr. Gerres combines an empathic, evidence-based approach to patient care.
Dr. Gerres lives in Silver Spring with her husband, David, a filmmaker, and their cat, Pierre. In their spare time they enjoy travel, cooking, Formula 1 Racing, and exploring all that Washington Metropolitan Area has to offer. They are also members of American Coaster Enthusiasts and WAMU’s Young Informed Professionals.
Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines, IA, 2010.
Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, specializing in Reconstructive Rearfoot Surgery.
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I appreciate that Dr. Gerres remembers that I travel a lot for work, and tries to deal with my vexing foot issues keeping that limitation in mind. :)
The Doctor provides excellent services.
I really felt comfortable with Dr. Gerres.
Wait times are always minor. Staff is polite and professional. Dr. [Gerres] is always knowledgeable and caring about my issues.
warmth, friendliness and understanding all helped.
Dr. Gerres is smart, welcoming, friendly, and gives terrific advice. All of the staff is incredibly welcoming and helpful as well.
Easy visit and problem resolved, thank you!
[...] The office space seems a little dark and run down. Great doctor and the nursing staff was awesome!
I love Dr. Gerres! She is very knowledgeable and compassionate. She is patient with my questions and sympathetic to my frustrations. She encourages me to exhaust all my options and keeps me updated on my progress. She answers my questions promptly and has been very responsive to my questions and worries pre-surgery. I am very grateful for her.
Dr Gerres takes a personal interest in me as a person in addition to me as a patient. I always look forward to my [appointments] with her.
Great practice - fast and effective service.
Thanks for all your help with my foot needs!
Thank you for the excellent service. [...]
Excellent in every respect.
Awesome. Thank you Dr Gerres. My ankle is already feeling better than in years.
Fantastic experience overall!
Dr. Jennifer Gerres was professional, kind, and put me at ease.
I am very impressed with Dr Gerres. She was very thorough in her examination and took care and time to explain everything to me.
Very professional and knowledgeable staff.