A graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Gerard G. Adler, MD, completed his residency at Grand Rapids Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program in Michigan. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine with expertise in arthroscopic reconstruction of the knee and shoulder. He served as chief of surgery at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital from 1997 to 1999. Dr. Adler is the medical director of the Aurora Sports Medicine Institute in Oconomowoc.
Dr. Adler became interested in orthopedics from his own involvement in many sports, including college football. He has published an article about the anterior cruciate ligament in the American Journal of Sports Medicine. He performs mini-incision joint replacement surgery and multiple types of cartilage transplantation.
"I offer a sports medicine approach to all musculoskeletal disorders regardless of age and interests," he says. "Aggressive rehabilitation has been shown to be effective in restoring function in the shortest time."
Dr. Adler has treated athletes at the professional, college, high school and amateur levels. He recently performed surgery on two professional America's Cup sailors. He is the team physician for Oconomowoc High School.
University of Wisconsin Medical School (Degree earned: MD)
Grand Rapids Area Medical Education Center - Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery