David Pougatsch, DPM, FACCWS Co-founder of Wound Institutes of America, and the associate director of Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery at The Center for Reconstruction and Wound Healing.
He is a fellowship-trained podiatrist specializing in treating complex acute and chronic wounds, and preventing amputations of the foot and ankle.
Dr. Pougatsch uses various advanced modalities to heal wounds in a difficult patient population.
Dr. Pougatsch is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine, and serves on the board’s committees.
Board CertifiedAmerican Board of Podiatric Medicine
Undergraduate - Physiological Science (B.S.)University of California, Los Angeles
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (D.P.M.)Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago, IL
Podiatric Surgery ResidencyCedars-Sinai Medical Center - Los Angeles, CA
Diabetic Limb Salvage / Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Surgery FellowshipWestern University of Health Sciences - Pomona, CA