Dr. Alvin Wostein is a podiatrist practicing in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Wostein is a medical doctor specializing in the treatment of the foot , ankle and related parts of the leg. As a podiatrist, Dr. Wostein diagnoses and treats conditions of the feet. The feet are key body parts that give a person stability, absorb shock, allow for walking and standing and are necessary for overall well-being. So, the feet need expert care. Podiatrists can specialize in surgery, wound care, sports medicine, diabetic care and pediatrics.
Education and Training
Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa DPM
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