Zoe A. Adler MD provides nonsurgical joint and spine care at Hofmann Arthritis Institute. She earned her medical degree from the University of Utah, completed a transitional internship in medicine and surgery with Intermountain Health Care, and residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Utah. She continues her relationship with the University of Utah as Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, teaching resident physicians at George Wahlen VA Medical Center. She attended Bowdoin College for her bachelor’s degree.
Prior to medical school, Dr. Adler worked as a professional climbing guide and ski patroller. She became interested in practicing medicine while guiding breast cancer survivors for Expedition Inspiration. She is passionate about improving the quality of life of her patients through identifying pain generators and treatment using a multi disciplinary approach. When needed, interventional procedures are used to speed patient’s road to recovery.
Dr. Adler specializes in ultrasound and fluoroscopically guided lumbar spine and joint injections, radiofrequency ablation (http://www.mycoolief.com/information-about-procedure.aspx). She provides evaluation for acupuncture and regenerative medicine.
Her professional associations include the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, International Spine Intervention Society, and American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine.