Dr. Schickler has been in practice for 37 years. He attended Marietta College, in Marietta Ohio where he earned his B.S. in Biology. He continued at the Temple Univerity School of Podiatric Medicine formerly the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine and earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in 1973. Dr. Schickler completed a preceptorship with Dr. Irving Smiler in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1975.
In 1975, Dr. Schickler began his practice in Bridgeport, Connecticut and in 1987 Dr.Schickler & Dr. Davis opened the doors at Family Podiatry Center at 2409 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT. Dr. Schickler is a member of the Connecticut Podiatric Medicine Association (CPMA) and served as the web page chairman from 1998-2000 and as Treaurer of the Connecticut Podiatry Political Action Committee from 1984-1998. Dr. Schickler is also a member of the Fairfield County Podiatric Medical Association (FCPMA) and the American Podiatric Medicine Association (APMA).