Podiatrist Dr. Jennifer Gerres DPM

Dr. Jennifer Gerres

Patient Rating:

(4.7 out of 5 based on 226 Ratings)
Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)
8630 Fenton Street Suite 1
Silver Spring, MD
Phone: (301) 587-5666
Fax: (301) 589-4479
Washington, DC (I Street)
1720 I Street NW Suite 402
Washington, DC
Phone: (202) 331-9727
Fax: (202) 887-0741

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.


  • English

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.


  1. Silver Spring, MD (Fenton)
    8630 Fenton Street Suite 1
    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    Phone: (301) 587-5666
    Fax: (301) 589-4479

    Dr. Jennifer Gerres' hours at Silver Spring, MD (Fenton):
    Wed8:00am - 3:45pm
    Fri8:00am - 3:45pm
  2. Washington, DC (I Street)
    1720 I Street NW Suite 402
    Washington, DC 20006
    Phone: (202) 331-9727
    Fax: (202) 887-0741

    Dr. Jennifer Gerres' hours at Washington, DC (I Street):
    Mon8:00am - 3:45pm
    Tue8:00am - 3:45pm
    Thu8:00am - 3:45pm

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. [...] The office space seems a little dark and run down. Great doctor and the nursing staff was awesome!

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Great practice - fast and effective service.

  5. Thanks for all your help with my foot needs!

  6. Thank you for the excellent service. [...]

  7. Great service!

  8. Excellent in every respect.

  9. Awesome. Thank you Dr Gerres. My ankle is already feeling better than in years.

  10. Fantastic experience overall!

  11. Dr. Jennifer Gerres was professional, kind, and put me at ease.

  12. I am very impressed with Dr Gerres. She was very thorough in her examination and took care and time to explain everything to me.

  13. Very professional and knowledgeable staff.

  14. Pleasant and reassuring

  15. Dr. Gerres seems genuinely interested in me as a person. It is always a joy to come in to be seen by her. [...]

  16. The doctor was prompt and friendly. I had a very simple procedure done which was satisfactory, so I can't comment with any depth.

  17. I was 1/2-hour late for my appointment, and they still took me in.

  18. I have used both your I St and Silver Spring offices and both have been very good and completely met my expectations.

  19. Dr. Jennfer Gerres is the BEST ! ! !

  20. Overall a good experience. [...]