About This Doctor

Gene Mirkin

Gene Mirkin

Location(s)

10901 Connecticut Ave.
Suite 200
MD, MD 20895
United States

speciality

Podiatry

Special Interests

Sports medicine, dermatology, reconstructive surgery, and use of lasers for the treatment of skin and nail disorders.

Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst BCBS
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Informed/Adventist HC
  • Johns Hopkins Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medstar Select
  • OneNet PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare

Contact This Doctor

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 received his BS degree, in Biology, from Guilford College, in Greensboro, NC. Dr. Mirkin received his Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine, from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine.

He completed his residency at Bon Secours Hospital in Baltimore, MD. His training also included rotations at Francis Scott Key Medical Center (a Johns Hopkins Institution), Maryland General Hospital, and Good Samaritan Hospital.

Dr. Mirkin is board-certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. He holds a second board certification, in Foot and Ankle Orthopedics, from the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and American Society of Podiatric Surgeons.

Dr. Mirkin has been a resident of Montgomery County, MD, since elementary school. He and his wife, Carol, have three daughters.

Hours:

Kensington office: Mon 9:00am – 11:45am Wed 9:00am – 2:45pm Thu 9:00am – 2:45pm

Silver Spring/White Oak office: Tue 8:00am – 11:45am