Robert Warner graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1975. He graduated as a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 1979. He entered private practice in 1980 and opened his second clinic in 1983.
From 1980 to 2002, he served as staff podiatrist for the St. Michael’s Hospital and the Sunnybrook Health Science Centre. He served as the sports podiatrist for the Sports and Exercise Medicine Institute from its inception in 1997 through 2006.
He attends numerous conferences on Biomechanics and Podiatric Sports Medicine each year to keep abreast of the latest developments and techniques. He has lectured to groups of all ages and has appeared on television and radio.