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Alexander M. Reyzelman


Co-director, Center for Limb Preservation
Passionate educator and doting father

Dr. Alexander M. Reyzelman is a podiatrist, an expert in foot and ankle conditions. He co-directs the UCSF Center for Limb Preservation, which specializes in treating patients with lower extremity wounds who are at high risk of amputation, particularly those with diabetes and peripheral artery disease.

In his research, Reyzelman studies new methods for treating nonhealing ulcers and wounds. He also investigates new methods for preventing amputation.

Reyzelman earned his doctor of podiatric medicine degree from the California School of Podiatric Medicine. He then completed a residency in podiatry and podiatric surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, serving as academic chief resident in his final year.

Reyzelman is a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and Society for Vascular Surgery.

In his free time, Reyzelman enjoys attending his kids' athletic events with his wife.

  • Education

    California School of Podiatric Medicine, 1995

  • Residencies

    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Podiatry, 1996

    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Podiatric Surgery, 1998

  • Board Certifications

    Podiatric Surgery, American Board of Podiatric Surgery

I love seeing the medical students and residents I teach as they mature and become the future of our profession.

Where I see patients (1)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    77 Ratings
    About our process
    Feb 22, 2023
    Excellent care
    Feb 01, 2023
    I had a 3rd year med student assisting who was also wonderful
    Oct 06, 2022
    Unequivocal articulation and professionalism
    Oct 06, 2022
    Upon the last visit 3 year resident wasn't sensitive about pain levels didn't ask if his actions caused any pain. I had to make him Stop removing curalax needed to tell him to irrigate Before the removing it.
    Aug 23, 2022
    Everyone were so nice and professional. I had an awesome experience.
    Jul 30, 2022
    I always tell people what an amazing place UCSF Is and that my physician is wonderful.
    Apr 30, 2022
    I knew right from the start that it would be hard to find anyone more qualified than Dr. Reyzelman!!! He's the Best!!!
    Dec 22, 2021
    Very good
    Sep 30, 2021
    Care has been excellent and follow up appointments have been easy to schedule.
    Jul 12, 2021
    Patient centered direct informative approach
    Jul 10, 2021
    Dr.Reyzelman He's always willing to listen to me and my concerned about my health and injury of my foot/feet. He listens to the pulses in my feet and looks at the scans from my last visit to see if things are consistent. I feel very confident with his decisions.