Dr. Gene Mirkin, DPM

Dr. Gene Mirkin, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
Dr. Gene Mirkin, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Kensington, MD and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine in 1988 and specializes in podiatry and podiatric foot & ankle surgery.Read his story

10901 Connecticut Ave Ste 200

Kensington, MD 20895

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Conifer Health Solutions
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Priority Partners
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hammer Toe
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Mirkin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mirkin "Dr. Mirkin is President of Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC and has served as Chief of the Podiatry Subsection at Holy Cross Hospital and the Podiatry Section of The Surgery Center of Maryland. He is the Medical Director of The Foot and Ankle Surgical Center of Kensington. He was on the Executive Board of, and is a member of, the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association, and has served the State Medical Society as Treasurer and Secretary. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. He is on the staff at MedStar Montgomery Medical Center. Dr. Mirkin has published several articles and chapters in books, is a contributing writer to Podiatry Today, and has been a frequent guest on several local and satellite radio and television shows. He has lectured to athletes and other podiatrists and physicians. He enjoys treating athletes, having held a number of running world records as a child. Sports medicine, dermatology, and reconstructive surgery are his practice specialties, including the use of lasers for the treatment of skin and nail disorders. Dr. Mirkin has been a resident of Montgomery County, MD, since elementary school. He and his wife, Carol, have three daughters."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mirkin "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

1  Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

32  Conditions Treated


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14  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Guilford College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Temple University / Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Bon Secour Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Francis Scott Key Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Good Samaritan Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Maryland General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mirkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mirkin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mirkin to family and friends
19 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mirkin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Unparalleled care and attention. He was available at all times after my surgery and thoroughly discussed options prior to surgery. He is one of the most pleasant medical professionals that I have ever worked worth and combined with his competence and professionalism, I am certainly glad that i...more
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This was my first visit to Dr Mirkin. He listened carefully to my history and took plenty of time to explain what my condition entailed and options for treating it. I trust his advice. His assistant was helpful, too.
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