Jessica Collins, DPM, is a skilled foot and ankle surgeon at Mercer-Bucks Orthopaedics in Lawrenceville, and Princeton, New Jersey, and Langhorne, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Collins grew up in sunny South Florida. Born in Plantation, Florida, Dr. Collins attended Forest Hill High School as a magnet student, specializing in environmental science and technology. Her passion for science and medicine developed early on through extensive field studies and research.
She obtained her Bachelor of Science in biology at the University of Houston in Houston, Texas. She participated in an honors college thesis program and was a member of the Scholars Academy. Following her undergraduate studies, she attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine in The Bronx, New York, where she did a year of graduate research in medical microbiology and wound care. Through this research, Dr. Collins discovered her passion for podiatric medicine.
She returned to Florida to obtain her medical degree from Barry University in Miami Shores and completed residency training in foot and ankle surgery at Virtua Health System in South New Jersey.
With extensive foot and ankle surgery training, Dr. Collins is proud to see patients of all ages. She has a special interest in reconstructive and minimally invasive procedures.
When she’s not treating patients at Mercer-Bucks Orthopaedics, Dr. Collins enjoys hiking and traveling, as well as spending time with her family. She has participated in two medical mission trips to Guatemala and El Salvador and intends to continue those endeavors throughout her career.