Jayson Nicholas Atves, DPM| Foot And Ankle Surgery, Podiatry | MedStar Health

Jayson Nicholas Atves, DPM
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.8 out of 5 (575 reviews)

Specialties: Foot And Ankle Surgery, Podiatry

Languages: English

202-444-0300

About me

Jayson N. Atves, DPM, is a Fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeon practicing at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s Division of Podiatric Surgery. Dr. Atves manages all forms of foot and ankle pain, injury, and deformity from bunions and hammertoes to complex limb reconstruction. He specializes in foot and ankle reconstruction secondary to degenerative, posttraumatic and limb salvage pathologies. Dr. Atves performs total ankle replacement, foot and ankle correction surgery including tendon transfers and joint fusion surgery and is trained in an assortment of specialized procedure types including arthroscopy, minimally invasive surgery, and Charcot recontructive surgery.

Dr. Atves earned his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine at the Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine and completed his residency at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.. He completed his Fellowship in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at the Pennsylvania Intensive Lower Extremity Fellowship in Malvern, PA. Dr. Atves believes in the importance of continued professional development and has completed numerous courses both nationally and internationally and holds certifications for several complex foot and ankle procedures.

Dr. Atves is an active member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, among others, and has made significant contributions to the field of foot and ankle surgery with extensive involvement as a researcher and as Faculty in MedStar’s Podiatric Surgery Residency training program and at the Georgetown University School of Medicine. 


Dr. Atves's Philosophy of Care: 

“I take pride in centering my care around the patient-physician relationship, where I can offer an assortment of modalities to maximize function in the safest way and shortest time possible.”
 

Clinical areas of focus

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Complex Wound Management
  • Diabetic Foot Infection
  • Diabetic Ulcer
  • Foot Injury
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Wound
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non Healing Wound
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sports Related Foot Injury
  • Toe Fracture
  • Wound Care
  • Wound Debridement
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Abnormalities Of The Feet
  • Abnormalities Of The Tarsal Bones
  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Achilles Tendonosis
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Strain
  • Ankle Tendon Injury
  • Base Of Fifth Metatarsal Fracture
  • Bunion
  • Cavovarus Foot Deformity
  • Cavus Foot
  • Charcot Foot
  • Clawfoot
  • Clawtoe
  • Clubfoot
  • Corns
  • Diabetic Foot Infection
  • Diabetic Ulcer
  • Flatfoot
  • Foot Drop
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Infection
  • Foot Injury
  • Foot Mass
  • Foot Osteoarthritis
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Strain
  • Foot Tendon Injury
  • Foot Ulcer
  • Foot Wound
  • Freiberg's Disease
  • Frostbite Of Toes
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gangrene
  • Hallux Varus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • In Toeing
  • Ingrown Nail
  • Joint Pain In Ankle And Foot
  • Jones Fracture
  • Mallet Toe
  • Non Healing Wound
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans Of The Ankle
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Paratenonitis
  • Peroneal Nerve Lesions
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pronation
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Related Foot Injury
  • Sports Related Injury
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Injury
  • Toe Bone Spur
  • Toe Dislocation
  • Toe Fracture
  • Turf Toe
  • Unsteady Gait
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Procedures I perform

  • Amputation Of The Foot Surgery
  • Amputation Of The Toe Surgery
  • Ankle Joint Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Complex Wound Management
  • Correction Of Bunion
  • Diabetic Limb Salvage
  • Foot Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • Foot Surgery
  • Gait Analysis
  • Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Nail Removal
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement And Reconstructive Surgery
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Limb Salvage
  • Lower Extremity Reconstruction
  • Minimally Invasive Bunion Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Orthotics
  • Plantar Fasciitis Surgery
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Of The Foot
  • Transmetatarsal Amputation (TMA) Surgery
  • Wound Care
  • Wound Debridement
  • Xray Of The Foot
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Practice locations

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3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
1 Bles Bldg
Washington, DC, 20007

202-444-9686

Fax 860-990-5515

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Insurance

MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • UnitedHealthcare and AARP Medicare Complete Plans/ UHC Group Medicare Advantage Plans HMO, POS, PPO
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Adv/Special Needs Plans
    • UHC Community Plan of MD
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Medicare Fee for Service
    • Kaiser Virginia Premier
    • Kaiser PermanenteSelect-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature
    • Kaiser Permanente Select
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Kaiser Permanente Flexible Choice POS
    • Kaiser MD Medicaid MCO
    • Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • CFBCBS EPO
    • Aetna Better Health of Maryland
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna HMO
    • Open POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open HMO
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • Network OA
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • United Student Resources
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Tricare Prime
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus

Education

Residency Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (2018)

Medical School: Kent State University (2015)

Hospital affiliations

Ratings and reviews

  • Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

    4.8
  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

    4.8
  • Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

    4.8
  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

    4.8
  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

    4.8
  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

    4.8
  • Dec 12, 2023

    Great

  • Dec 11, 2023

    Yes I would recommend to anyone who needs medical services

  • Dec 4, 2023

    Dr. Atves is one of friendliest and most attentive physicians I have encountered