Born and raised in Montana, Dr. Jennifer Jansma graduated from Billings West High School in 1991. She attended Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon and completed a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology at OHSU in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Jansma graduated from California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco in 2002.
Board certified, Dr. Jansma’s residency training consisted of: a year of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery training at the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio with focus on Diabetes, Peripheral Vascular Disease and limb salvage, 2-year Podiatric surgical training at Scott White Hospital, and affiliate of Texas A&M, followed by a 2 month AO orthopedic trauma fellowship in Mainz, Germany.
Dr. Jansma joined Alaska Foot and Ankle Specialists in 2005. Her favorite quote is “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
—R. W. Emerson
• Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
• Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
• Certified in Foot Surgery
• Certified in Reconstructive Rearfoot /Ankle Surgery