Dr. Albert currently serves on the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine board as Immediate Past-President.
He attended the University of Oklahoma followed by the California College of Podiatric Medicine earning his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, in 1975.
He obtained postgraduate residency training in Philadelphia, PA and Oakland, CA.
He is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine, the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, is a certified wound specialist thru the Council for Medical Education and Testing and is also a certified pedorthist thru the American Board for Certification.
He is member of the American Podiatric Association, he also a Charter Member of the Wound Healing Society and a Member of the American Diabetes Association.
He has authored, co-authored or presented over 20 professional papers, posters and abstracts both nationally and internationally.
Dr. Albert established and served as the 1st Section Chief of Podiatry and Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center – Denver. He served as an instructor in Pedorthics at Oklahoma State University. He is past Chief of the Podiatric Section of the Surgical Service at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center -Denver. Where he also founded and served as Director of Podiatric Medical Education for the Denver VA's podiatric residency program and podiatric fellowship program.
In 2017 was named by Podiatry Management magazine as one of the most influential podiatrists in the United States.
His interests include prevention/management of diabetic foot complications and assessment of advanced methods of foot ulcer care. He is also active on various professional committees, and is a speaker and consultant for university, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. He sat on the Deans Advisory Council for the College of Podiatric Medicine at Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA.
Dr. Albert has co-edited 2 textbooks; Contemporary Pedorthics (2002) and Lower Extremity Biomechanics: Theory and Practice Volume 1 (2013).