5050 N.E. Hoyt Street, Suite 340, Portland, OR 97213
PHONE (503) 234-9861  |  FAX (503) 238-0873

Dr. Jeffrey Mercer

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Fellowship-Trained in Adult Foot & Ankle Reconstruction

Jeffrey Mercer, MD, PhD was born and raised in the Portland area. He received his undergraduate degree at Rice University in Houston, TX before attending medical school at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. In addition to earning his MD at Northwestern, he also completed a PhD in neuroscience as a member of the Medical Scientist Training Program. He completed his orthopedic training at the University of California, Irvine in Orange County, CA. Upon completion of his residency, he sought additional sub-specialty training in foot & ankle reconstruction at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC. Dr. Mercer specializes in conditions involving pain and deformity of the lower limb and is well trained on innovative and arthroscopic techniques. He is licensed in the state of Oregon and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society.


  • Undergraduate: Rice University, Houston, TX
  • Graduate: Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
  • Medical: Northwestern University, Chicago, IL


  • Internship: University of California – Irvine, Orange, California
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of California – Irvine, Orange, California
  • Adult Foot & Ankle Reconstruction Fellowship: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Canada

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society

Hospital Affiliations

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Dr. Mercer

Dr. Mercer specializes in adult foot & ankle reconstruction. Procedures he performs include:

  • Flatfoot Reconstruction
  • Bunion Correction
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Total Ankle Replacement
  • Achilles Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care