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Melvin L. Adler, MD
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Practice Specialty
- Orthopaedic Surgery, Joint Replacement
- Medical Education
- SUNY Syracuse
- Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Main Location
- Academic Title
- Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
- Administrative Title
- Director, Orthopedic Surgery (Wakefield Campus)
- Clinical Focus
Nonoperative management of hip and knee arthritis, adult reconstruction, hip and knee replacement, revision hip and knee replacement
Unipolar vs Bipolar Hemostasis in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Trial. Plymale, M.F., Capogna, B.M., Lovy, A.J., Adler, M.L., Hirsh, D.M., Kim, S.J.; J Arthroplasty. 2012 Jun.
Montefiore Residency Teacher of the Year Award
Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Melvin L. Adler, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in nonoperative management of hip and knee arthritis, adult reconstruction, hip and knee replacement, revision hip and knee replacements. Before joining Montefiore as Director of Orthopedic Surgery at Montefiore’s Wakefield Campus and as Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, he had a successful private practice for 15 years.
After completing military service, Dr. Adler attended medical school at SUNY Syracuse and received his residency training at Montefiore Medical Center. Currently, Dr. Adler is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and an active member of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). For the last several years, he has been named one of Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors, and has also earned the Montefiore Residency Teacher of the Year Award multiple times.