AllDr. Peter N. Brieloff, DPM, FACFAS, FACFAOM is a native of Long Island, NY and is a 1982 graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and completed his medical education at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in 1986. He completed a residency in Podiatric Orthopedics and Medicine at the FDR VAMC, Montrose, NY in 1987. Dr. Brieloff has been in private practice as the President of the Brieloff Foot Center in Cumberland, MD since 1997 and served as the Chief of Surgery at Sacred Heart Hospital and Memorial Hospital (later merged to the Western Maryland Health System) for 8 years. He is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine and is Board Certified in Foot Surgery. He is a Member of the Maryland Podiatric Medical Association and the American Podiatric Medical Association. He has been a national lecturer on Electronic Health Systems. Dr. Brieloff is married with a son and a daughter and enjoys relaxing on the beach and playing golf poorly. Our podiatrists in Raleigh, NC original practices began in 1977 with Dr. Robert Hatcher. The practices expanded in all aspects: doctors, locations, services, and patients, by adding Dr. Kirk Woelffer in 1999, Dr. Alan Boehm, Jr. in 2006, Dr. Jordan Meyers in 2014, Dr. Alyssa Carroll in 2018, and Dr. Devin Grant in 2019. After 41 years of podiatry, Dr. Hatcher retired in March 2018. Raleigh Foot & Ankle Center's original office moved to its Millbrook Road location in 1994. The Holly Springs office opened in 2018. Podiatrists in Raleigh Foot & Ankle Center is the official podiatrist for North Carolina FC professional men's soccer team, North Carolina Courage professional women's soccer team, and company consultant for the Carolina Ballet. We treat patients in our office and surgery center, and volunteer at Open Door Clinic, Alliance Medical Ministry, international trips, health fairs and fundraising events. Our doctors are on call 24 hours, 7 days a week. We have an onsite nail care salon at both of our two locations, which provides safe, sterile, and doctor-supervised pedicures.
Our Approach to Footcare
Our vision is to serve the community by providing compassionate and progressive foot and ankle care for all ages including infants, small children, adolescents and adults. Our mission is to provide advanced care through a dedicated, well-trained healthcare team in a friendly, professional setting.We have over 20 years of experience, with dedicated doctors and long-term staff members.
Special Services Offered
- Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)
- Onsite nail salon
In 1982, Dr. Harry Cotler graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a Bachelor’s in Science. He then obtained his license to practice medicine at The New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1986. The following year, Dr. Cotler did an intensive preceptorship program that was both hospital and office based. As a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, he went on to open his first practice in downtown Miami.
While in Florida, Dr. Cotler served as an adjunct faculty member to the Barry University School of Podiatry. Through Mt. Sinai Medical Center, the students would rotate within the clinic gaining experience while in their 3rd year rotations with Dr. Cotler as their clinical instructor. Also, while in Florida, he was on the medical and surgical staff for several local hospitals.
Soon after Hurricane Andrew, Dr. Cotler and his family moved to Soldotna, Alaska. He was in private practice in Alaska until November 2017. While there, he also provided podiatry care in Homer, Kodiak, Seward, and Valdez. Having been in Alaska for 25 years, Dr. Cotler and his family decided to relocate to Maryland to be closer to family.
In addition to Dr. Harry Cotler's teaching appointment at the podiatry school in Florida, he was also a member of both the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Broward County Podiatric Medical Association. In 1993, he became a Board-Certified Diplomat of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine, now called the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM). This led to him becoming a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine. While in Alaska he also continued his membership with both the state and national Podiatric Medical Associations, having had hospital and surgical privileges at Central Peninsula General Hospital, Kodiak Providence and Seward Providence.
With all of Dr. Cotler’s knowledge and experience he has been able to help countless individuals. His teaching experience has allowed him to communicate certain problems and solutions on a basic level for patients to feel comfortable. His experience on several organizations’ boards has earned him the respect of the podiatric community and has made him a highly-experienced doctor.
Annually, Dr. Cotler attends podiatric medical conferences to keep up with the current trends and changes in podiatric healthcare, and also attending multiple online based webinars.In addition to the specialty services and treatments listed, Dr. Cotler specializes in care of ingrown toenails and fungal nails.
Get the help you need from a trusted professional by giving Dr. Cotler a call today. Now seeing patients in both Columbia and Kensington, Maryland.
Dr. Sagar Shah began his education at the University of Florida, earning a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Cell Science. He received his doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia. From there, he went on to complete his residency at Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami, Florida, where he also served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Shah has also participated in numerous volunteer activities including the Yucatan Crippled Children’s Project in Yucatan, Mexico, where he provided corrective surgery to children with lower extremity deformities.
Dr. Shah provides complete podiatric care for all ages, with special interest in reconstructive forefoot and rearfoot surgery, sports medicine, wound care and diabetic foot care.
In his free time, Dr. Shah enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching sports and movies, and having an overall active lifestyle.