Dr. Harry Cotler
Dr. Cotler recently relocated to Charleston, South Carolina with his wife Alissa and their son, Seth. Dr. Cotler also has a daughter living in Jacksonville, Florida where she and her husband just celebrated the birth of their first child.
In 1982 Dr. Cotler graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a bachelor’s in science. He then obtained his license to practice medicine at The New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1986. The following year, Dr. Cotler did an intensive preceptorship program that was both hospital and office based. As a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, he went on to open his 1st practice in downtown Miami.
While in Florida, Dr. Cotler served as an adjunct faculty member to the Barry University School of Podiatry. Through Mt. Sinai Medical Center, the students would rotate within the clinic gaining experience while in their 3rd year rotations with Dr. Cotler as their clinical instructor. Also, while in Florida, he was on the medical and surgical staff to the following hospitals: Mt. Sinai, Cedars Medical, and Universal Medical Centers'.
Soon after Hurricane Andrew, Dr. Cotler and his family moved to Soldotna, Alaska and set-up his private practice. In addition to is primary office location, Dr. Cotler also provided podiatry care in Homer, Kodiak, Seward, and Valdez. Having been in Alaska for 25 years, Dr. Cotler and his family decided to relocate to South Carolina to be closer to family.
In addition to Dr. Cotler's teaching appointment at the podiatry school, he was also a member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Broward County Podiatric Medical Association. While in Alaska he also continued his membership with both the state and national Podiatric Medical Associations. Soon to be active in South Carolina. In 1993, he became a Board-Certified Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics, now called the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM). This led to him becoming a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine.
With all of Dr. Cotler’s knowledge and experience he has been able to help countless individuals. His teaching experience has allowed him to communicate certain problems and solutions on a basic level for patients to feel comfortable. Also, the ability to serve on several organizations’ boards has earned him the respect of the podiatric community and has made him a highly-experienced doctor. Get the help you need from a trusted professional by giving Dr. Cotler a call today.