Dr. Melvin L Adler MD
Orthopaedic SurgeonMmc - Orthopedic Surgery 3400 Bainbridge Ave. Bronx NY, 10467
Dr. Adler is a well recognized expert in hip and knee replacement who completed his residency training at Montefiore after serving in the Army. He was the head of a highly successful private practice ...
Education and Training
Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll of Med, Syracuse Ny 1970
State University of New York Upstate Medical University 1970
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
- Joint Replacement (arthroplasty)
- Torn Meniscus
- Pinched Nerve
- Herniated Disc
- Birth Defects
- Spinal Stenosis
- Degenerative Disc Disease (ddd)
- Abnormal Gait
- Montefiore M C-H&l Moses Div, Orthopedic Surgery; Beth Israel Med Ctr, General Surgery
- Montefiore Medical Center
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals
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