Clifford L. Jeng, M.D., FAAOS

Medical Director, The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy
Dr. Clifford Jeng, Foot and Ankle Surgeon

A 2020 Top Doc - Baltimore magazine

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Clifford L. Jeng, M.D., FAAOS, is Medical Director of The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy Medical Center and an award-winning foot and ankle surgeon. Patients from Baltimore and across the Mid-Atlantic region come to Dr. Jeng for his expertise in foot and ankle injuries and conditions.

Leader in Foot and Ankle Surgery and Treatments

Dr. Clifford Jeng leads a talented team of surgeons who offer innovative treatments for complex foot and ankle issues as well as comprehensive treatment for common foot and ankle conditions. As a long-standing member of the physician team, Dr. Jeng has invested over a decade in The Institute and continues to carry on the legacy of excellence as its Medical Director.

Built on a foundation of continued education and innovation to benefit patient care, The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy remains a leading Center of Excellence in complete foot and ankle care including treatment for ankle injury and Achilles tendon problems, foot injury and conditions, big toe and smaller toe problems, heel injury and diabetic foot conditions.

Sought-After Doctor, Consultant and Advisor

Dr. Clifford Jeng and his team offer comprehensive initial visits as well as second opinions. Physicians and patients alike value Dr. Jeng's expert opinion and hopeful patients have been known to travel long distances to be evaluated and cared for by Dr. Jeng.

Various media outlets and television stations also rely on Dr. Jeng to provide thorough analysis and explanation of foot and ankle conditions as well as information on the latest technologies and techniques offering new hope to patients with complicated foot and ankle injuries or problems.

Renowned Orthopedic Surgeon Serving the Baltimore-Washington Area

Dr. Jeng has been recognized as a Top Doc by Baltimore magazine multiple times. Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and an active member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Dr. Jeng has specialized training in advanced surgical techniques, including minimally invasive surgery and arthroscopy. Dr. Clifford Jeng established the prestigious Foot and Ankle Fellowship program at Mercy and has trained peers and elite orthopedic surgeons.

Dr. Clifford Jeng sees patients at offices in Downtown Baltimore, Frederick and Glen Burnie. The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy additionally offers office locations in Lutherville/Timonium and Ellicott City/Columbia.

Dedicated to Community Involvement

Following the spirit and mission of the Sisters of Mercy, Dr. Clifford Jeng is dedicated to providing foot and ankle care to the less fortunate in the Baltimore community. Dr. Jeng, along with fellow surgeons Dr. John Campbell and Dr. Rebecca Cerrato, has volunteered foot care services during an annual event for homeless men who find refuge at Baltimore’s Helping Up Mission.

Additionally Dr. Jeng has regularly participated in Baltimore's Run to Remember, running alongside colleagues, patients and Baltimore residents to honor the heroes of 9-11 and raise money for The Baltimore City Police Foundation and The Baltimore City Fire Foundation.

View Dr. Jeng's CV.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship – Roger Mann Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship, Oakland, CA
  • Residency – Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Internship – Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Medical Degree – Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Patient Stories
Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy - Baltimore, MD


After a nasty fall while hiking, Zena broke her ankle in 3 places. Dr. Clifford Jeng was able to repair Zena's ankle so she could return to hiking.

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Experiencing persistent pain when walking, Jane sought help from Dr. Clifford Jeng, who used a computer-aided gait analysis to pinpoint problem areas and develop a treatment plan.

The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy - Baltimore, MD


Marilyn loves being out of pain and back to long walks and yoga after big toe arthritis surgery with Dr. Clifford Jeng. 

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A determined Atlanta resident travels 700 miles to Mercy, seeking the expertise of Dr. Clifford Jeng for a complex medical issue.

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Laticia suffered from constant foot pain caused by bunions. Following the "excellent" outcome of a bunionectomy performed by Dr. Clifford Jeng on her right foot, Laticia returned to have the procedure on her left foot as well. 

Associations & Memberships
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society