A native of Fairfield, Ohio, Dr. Adam V. Metzler received his M.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine where he received the Robert E. Ott Award as Valedictorian of his class. Dr. Metzler subsequently completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at UC where he earned the Peter J. Stern, M.D. Chief Resident Leadership Award, the Chief Resident of the Year Peer Award and the Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Chief Resident of the Year.
Dr. Metzler completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship and was Team Physician for the University of Kentucky and UK athletics. Since completing his Fellowship, Dr. Metzler is continuing his support of local athletes by serving as the Team Physician for Holy Cross High School, St. Henry High School, and for Simon Kenton High School. Dr. Metzler is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He was named a "Top Doctor" by Cincinnati Magazine in 2018.
Outside of his practice, he is busy enjoying his role as a husband and father to three children. During his free time, Dr. Metzler also enjoys wakeboarding, waterskiing, snow skiing, golfing and landscaping.
Dr. Metzler's areas of interest include; anterior cruciate and complex knee ligament reconstruction, meniscus repair, cartilage restoration surgery, patella-femoral instability, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, shoulder instability, total knee replacement, and fracture care.
Dr. Metzler is active in research and presentations to other physicians. He is able to stay current with the latest Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery techniques through his continued shoulder and knee research.
He helped author an iBook for other physicians, Anatomic ACL Reconstruction. It is an interactive technique guide reviewing the latest innovations in anatomic ACL reconstruction. The iBook is available for download at THIS LINK.
He also shares three of his research articles with you here:
Dr. Metzler is accepting patients in sports medicine and orthopaedic surgery, including knee and shoulder problems, and sees patients at OrthoCincy's Edgewood and Florence locations.