Dr. Jennifer Gerres, DPM

Dr. Jennifer Gerres, DPM

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Dr. Jennifer Gerres, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in 2010 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read her story

1720 I St NW Ste 402

Washington, DC 20006

Contact Information

(202) 331-9727

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Conifer Health Solutions
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
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Hammer Toe
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more than 73% of peers
Stress Fracture of Foot
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more than 70% of peers
Foot Fracture
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more than 63% of peers

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Dr. Gerres' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gerres "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."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gerres "As a member of Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic (FASMA), I am dedicated to providing advanced and comprehensive foot and ankle care to all of my patients in a warm and caring environment. I provide a full scope of podiatric services, emphasizing open communication and education. My aim is to improve patient comfort and facilitate the highest level of function possible."

2  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gerres does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Corn
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Osteochondritis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin Splints
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Warts
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12  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Custom Made Foot Orthotic
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Pediatric Foot and Ankle Care
  • Reconstructive Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Salem International University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Des Moines University / College Of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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3.7

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