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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 work

    Amputation prevention center offers hope for difficult diabetes cases

    For patients with diabetes who are at risk of losing limbs, Dr. Reyzelman and his colleagues draw on groundbreaking research to offer cutting-edge care.

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    77 Ratings
    About our process
    Sep 17, 2023
    Exelent service
    Jul 29, 2023
    As always unprecedented professionalism and performance
    Jul 14, 2023
    Never a bad thing. Always happy with UCSF. Thanks so much. Take one more time.
    Apr 12, 2023
    Honestly one of the best doctors I've seen and well I've seen a lot. Knowledgeable caring amazing bedside manner and overall someone I can trust to help me heal.
    Apr 10, 2023
    Care provider was not the doctor listed; I would not want my negative comments to reflect on him.
    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!!!