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David Shofler, DPM

Assistant Professor of Podiatric Medicine, Surgery & Biomechanics, College of Podiatric Medicine

College of Podiatric Medicine

E-Mail: dshofler@westernu.edu

Phone: 909-706-3898 | Fax: 909-706-3500
Website: www.westernu.edu
Join year: 2011


Dr. David Shofler grew up in the San Fernando Valley and was an undergraduate student at the University of California, Berkeley before attending podiatric medical school in Cleveland, Ohio. He then completed a three-year comprehensive surgical residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. He recently completed a two-year Master of Health Sciences program at WesternU.

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine – Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine, Cleveland

Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics – University of California, Berkeley

Education Experience

Residency – 3 years Podiatric Medicine and Surgery – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA


Board Qualified: Foot Surgery - American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Board Qualified: Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery - American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Research Interest

Dr. Shofler treats all aspects of podiatric care. His areas of interest include the diabetic foot, limb salvage, wound care, preventive diabetic surgery, and trauma. He is currently involved in several research projects, ranging from improving the outcomes of diabetic patients to improving the quality of podiatric residencies.


Having grown up in Southern California, Dr. Shofler enjoys spending his time running, biking, and camping in the area. He also enjoys spending time at home with his young family.