Originally from Caldwell, New Jersey, Dr. Robert Klein, completed podiatric and surgical training in Chicago at Dr. William Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. He holds an undergraduate degree from Florida Atlantic University in Chemistry.
Dr Klein continued his education as the Chief Resident at Michigan Health Center in Detroit. He sustained lifelong learning taking post graduate courses at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio and is currently completing a Strategic Healthcare Leadership program at Cornell. Dr. Klein is a Diplomate of both the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and American Board of Wound Management.
Dr. Klein is currently practicing at Collom & Carney as a physician partner with the largest multi-specialty group in Texarkana with 100+ physician, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. He has over 26 years of experience treating difficult to heal wounds, Dr. Klein demonstrates a strong passion and commitment to wound care, hard to heal wounds of the foot and ankle, and reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle.
Dr. Klein has presented multiple scientific abstracts and posters, as well as appearing on national television more than once.
In his spare time, Dr. Klein serves as a Blue and Gold Officer for the United States Naval Academy (USNA) counseling and mentoring USNA Candidates while educating academic advisors in USNA career opportunities. Dr. Klein is an avid runner, cyclist, and swimmer and has completed multiple marathons and triathlons, including Ironman Texas and Ironman Chattanooga.