Alison Garten

Dr. Alison J. Garten is a Board-Certified Podiatric Surgeon, Certified Wound Care Physician and a Certified Pedorthist.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology at East Carolina University and then went on to complete her Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Garten completed her residency at Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University in Washington, DC.
She currently lives in Charlotte, NC and is a wound care panel physician at a Tenet Hospital at Piedmont Medical Center. She recently joined Charlotte Limb Preservation and Diabetic Foot Center where she is medical director of wound care services. Dr Garten is also a professional speaker who often is traveling educating others on topics such as limb salvage and wound care management. Lastly, she serves as a consultant/advisor for several wound care companies and serves as a chief medical advisor for an international wound care company providing education and guidance on best practices for the industry.
She is past President of the American Association for Women Podiatrists along with serving on the American Podiatric Medical Education Task Force for the National Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners. She is a past board member of the District of Columbia Board of Podiatry which was an appointed position by the Mayor. Dr. Garten was recently named one of the most influential podiatrists by podiatry management magazine.

In her spare time, she enjoys tennis, golf, hiking, traveling, and spending time with her 4-year old daughter and husband. Her motto is “Your Health is Your Wealth”. This is what drives her daily to be a compassionate physician.



Preconference Industry Supported Symposium: Wound Balance Concept: Achieving Wound Healing with Confidence

Thursday, March 21, 2024
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Diabetic Foot Ulcer Management: An Update on the Evidence

Friday, March 22, 2024
12:35 PM - 1:35 PM