Dr. Thaler is a New York native. He went to college at Cornell University, where he received a Bachelor's degree in Biostatistics. He then moved on to medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where he graduated with distinction in research. He continued his medical training in Atlanta, where he completed his Internal Medicine residency and Endocrinology fellowship at Emory University. He remains board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism, and practices full time in Aventura, Florida. Dr. Thaler carries the distinction of ECNU, Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound, an American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine recognized expert in thyroid ultrasound.