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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The front office's responses to my inquiries about your practice, via the phone, were very welcoming, knowledgeable and were a part of my decision to choose Dr. Gerres. I send a thank you to your receptionist. Also, your office is so very presentable. It is clean, adheres to the special care that needs to be taken re: the virus. Dr. Gerres is all that I was looking for in a physician. I prepared much information for her in that I submitted a written outline of my medical hx. including my feet issues. She read it all and had incorporated it so that when I came for my first appointment her examination was thorough and covered in a precise way all of my written concerns. After my visit, I had a need to calll Dr. Gerres back with a question. Her response was immediate. This quick response is so meaningful. The sheet given to me at the close of my visit is very well done and helps a patient to have before them all of the salient points of the visit.. Dr. Gerres' thank you to patients for choosing her is warm and shows her respect for our confidence in her. I will certainly be a responsible patient and will refer others. Yours is a great practice..Stay safe.. [...]
Doctor Gerres and staff are awesome!
Haha, maybe it's because I've been going to this practice for so long, but I do feel like they care about the patients and try to find a good solution to my injuries.
Appreciate the ability to have a conversation, share what I would like to do, and then discuss what is possible.
I appreciate the office team reaching out to me proactively to change my in office visit to telemed. The telemed worked great.
Dr. Osterman and his staff are the best! Would drive 130 miles to see him :-)
All is good.
Friendly and personable
Everyone was very professional. I only waited a couple of minutes before I was called back to the examination room. My doctor pinpointed my problem immediately. She knew exactly what was going on with my aching feet. My feet are now on the way to recovery! Thanks to everyone.
I've always appreciated Dr. Gerres' remembering my past visits and her attention to my problems.
I always look forward to visiting Dr. Gerres,
It was a great experience and I’m recommending you to friends!
Doctor very helpful.
Really appreciated good attitude, attentive listening, and clear description of next steps
Dr Gerres is awesome
I really enjoyed my appointment with Dr. Gerres. She was very personable, down to earth, yet (obviously) very knowledgeable, took care of my problem toe nail and answered all my questions. I would recommend her in a heartbeat!
Dr Gerres is great!
Had a pleasant visit in the office and with the Doctor.
Everything about the experience was perfect! It was easy to book an appointment online. Appointment slots were available the same week I inquired. There was no wait to see the doctor and she was incredibly clear and helpful. Ideal experience all around!