Dr. Alan Gertler, MD

Dr. Alan Gertler, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. Alan Gertler, MD is a cardiology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.

2145 Bonner Way Ste 200

Birmingham, AL 35243

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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5  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Med University Sc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Med University Sc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Med University Sc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gertler's Reviews

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5.0

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What People Say About Dr. Alan Gertler, MD
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I went to see Dr. Gertler with high expectations after reading and hearing about him. He EXCEEDED my expectations. Professional , knowledgeable and most of all a great listener who genuinely cares about you as an individual.
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