Dr. Tischler is officially retiring on December 31, 2019. He will no longer
be performing surgery, however, he will accomodate office visits for rechecks,
post-operative follow-up and even fracture care as needed. If you would
like to schedule a consultation with another orthopedic surgeon specializing
in foot and ankle treatments, please
Alexander H. Tischler, M.D. has over 25 years of experience in general
orthopedics, trauma and sports orthopedics. He completed a fellowship
in foot and ankle surgery in 1983 and was associated with the Kerlan-Jobe
Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. Dr. Tischler specializes in treating
tertiary foot and ankle problems, including diabetes and dysvascular disease.
He is frequently consulted for second opinions. Dr. Tischler is Board-certified
in Orthopedic Surgery and has served as team physician for Newport Harbor
High School from 1984 to 2018.
Education & Training
MEDICAL EDUCATION: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Michigan : 1974
INTERNSHIPS: William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan (General Surgery)
RESIDENCY: University of South Florida (Orthopedic Surgery)
RESIDENCY SPECIALTY TRAINING:
Hand Surgery with Dr. Stark & Dr. Ashworth
Arthroscopic Surgery with John Barrett, M.D.
FELLOWSHIP: F. William Wagner, Jr. M.D. (Foot and Ankle Surgery/Orthopedic and Diabetic Surgery Fellowship)
Areas of Interest
Dr. Tischler specializes in treating tertiary foot and ankle problems,
including diabetes and dysvascular disease.
Other Specialties or Certifications
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (1986)
RE-CERTIFIED: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2006)