Edward C. Adler, M.D., received his medical degree from the Catholic University of Louvain in Brussels Belgium. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Jewish Hospital/University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Ohio, which was followed by a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of Louisville. He is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology and hepatology. Before joining Norton Healthcare, he served as president and CEO of Gastroenterology Consultants of Louisville.
Dr. Adler is a fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and has served three consecutive terms as Kentucky's representative on its Board of Governors. In addition he is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He has served as medical staff president and chief of endoscopy at Norton Suburban Hospital. He is currently the physician adviser for the Greater Louisville Celiac Support group - a position he has held since its inception. Dr. Adler is a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Louisville.
He has lectured locally and nationally on a variety of gastrointestinal topics ranging from celiac disease to screening colonoscopy. His special interests include ERCP, screening colonoscopy and colon cancer prevention, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease and all aspects of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.
Dr. Adler lives in Louisville with his wife, Beth, and has two grown children, Sara and David.
Medical degree: University of Louvain, Belgium
Residency: Internal medicine, Jewish Hospital, Louisville; University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Ohio
Fellowship: Gastroenterology and hepatology, University of Louisville
Board certifications: Internal medicine, gastroenterology, hepatology
Academic affiliation: Clinical assistant professor of medicine, University of Louisville
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