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Rheumatologist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
33 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Gertler, Rheumatologist, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Gertler has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul Gertler, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Gout
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Muscle Inflammation (Myositis)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gertler graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Gertler has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Howard County General Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul Alan Gertler MD is a male Internist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Paul A. Gertler practice?
Dr. Paul Gertler has 1 office location.
Dr. Paul Gertler practices Internal Medicine and Rheumatology near Ellicott City, MD.
See Ellicott City Internists and Ellicott City Rheumatologists.