Clifford Jeng Profile Image

Medical Director, The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy


  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedics

Board Certifications:

  • Orthopedic Surgery


  • English

Areas of Interest:

  • Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery, Arthritis of the Foot, Athletic Injuries, Bunions, Diabetic Foot Care, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Trauma, and Care


  • McAuley Plaza at Mercy
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Glen Burnie
  • The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Frederick
  • SurgCenter of Towson

Clifford Jeng, M.D.

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 Doctor" 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 his Mercy colleagues, 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.

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

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

Hearts to Soles - Mercy Medical Center

Since 2007, Mercy Medical Center and the Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy have taken part in “Hearts to Soles,” a national effort to provide routine foot care to the less fortunate. Mercy orthopedic surgeons provide free foot screenings to the residents of the Helping Up Mission in Baltimore City. Learn more at

The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy

The Institute for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Mercy provides an award-winning team of surgeons who offer advanced treatments for common and complex foot and ankle disorders.

How to Treat Nagging Heel Pain - Dr. Clifford Jeng - Mercy

Dr. Clifford Jeng discusses different ways nagging heel pain can be treated. Learn more at

Bunionectomy For Correcting Bunion Deformity - Dr. Clifford Jeng - Mercy

Mercy Foot and Ankle Surgeon Dr. Clifford Jeng discusses bunionectomy for correcting bunion deformity. Learn more at

New Technology Gauges Foot Pressure - Dr. Clifford Jeng - Mercy

Mercy foot and ankle surgeon Dr. Clifford Jeng discusses new technology used to diagnose and treat foot pain and problems. Learn more at

Treating Ankle Fractures - Dr. Clifford Jeng - Mercy

Mercy foot and ankle surgeon Dr. Clifford Jeng discusses ankle fracture surgery. Learn more at

Treatment for Big Toe Arthritis - Dr. Clifford Jeng - Mercy

Mercy foot and ankle surgeon Dr. Clifford Jeng explains treatment for big toe arthritis. Learn more at

Webb: More Than Worth the Trip

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


Insurances Accepted

See a list of insurances accepted at Mercy. Restrictions may apply. Patients should confirm coverage with their carrier prior to appointment date.