Affiliated Ankle and Foot Care Center in Soldotna, AK is headed by Dr. Cotler, who is a highly esteemed podiatrist with numerous years of schooling at well-established institutions. In 1982, he graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a Bachelor in Science. Dr. Cotler obtained his license to practice medicine at The New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1986. As a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, he went on to open his own practice in downtown Miami.

Education and experience

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'.
ABPM The American Board of podiatric Medicine
Dr. Cotler – the foot doctor


With all of Dr. Cotler’s knowledge and experience he has been able to help thousands of individuals. His teaching experience has allowed him to communicate certain problems and solutions on a basic level for patients to feel comfortable. His experience 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 Affiliated Ankle and Foot Care Center a call today!

Memberships and awards

In addition to Dr. Cotler's teaching appointment at the podiatry school, he was also a member of both the American Podatric Medical Association and the Broward County Podiatric Medical Association. In 1993, he became Board Certified Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics. This led to him becoming a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine.
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