Faculty & Staff bios

Robert Christman, DPM, EdM

Professor of Podiatric Medicine, Surgery and Biomechanics, College of Podiatric Medicine

College of Podiatric Medicine

E-Mail: rchristman@westernu.edu

Phone: 909-706-3850 | Fax: 909-706-3500

Website: www.westernu.edu


Doctor of Podiatric Medicine – Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Master of Education - Temple University College of Education, Philadelphia, PA

Bachelor of Science, Biology – Penn State University, State College, PA

Education Experience

Residency (1 year) - Podiatric Medicine and Surgery - Kensington Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship (2 years) - Diagnostic Imaging - Medical College of Pennsylvania/Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


Diplomate: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

Fellow: American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine

Research Interest

Radiology of the foot and ankle; diagnostic imaging; instructional design


Dr. Christman enjoys listening to music, web design, relaxing on the beach, reading novels and watching his cats for entertainment.