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Lawrence Harkless, DPM


Founding Dean, College of Podiatry/Professor, College of Podiatric Medicine

College of Podiatric Medicine

E-Mail: lharkless@westernu.edu

Phone: 909-706-3498 | Fax: 909-706-3500
Website: www.westernu.edu

Education

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine - California College of Podiatric Medicine, San Francisco, CA

Bachelor of Science, Basic Medical Science - California College of Podiatric Medicine, San Francisco, CA

Education Experience

Residency: Podiatric Surgery - Atlanta Hospital and Medical Center, Atlanta, GA

Internship: Podiatric Medicine - Univ. of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX

Certification

Board Certified: American Board of Podiatric Orthopaedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

                          American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Fellow: American College of Foot Surgeons

Narrative

Dr. Harkless is known for his work in the entire spectrum of diabetic foot and lower extremity amputation prevention. He is currently the Founding Dean of the College of Podiatric Medicine and Professor of Podiatric Medicine, Surgery and Biomechanics Western University of Health Sciences. He has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association and the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio as an Outstanding Educator receiving the ADA Educator of the Year and the Presidential Excellence in Teaching Award, respectively.