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 through 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'.