Christian W Ertl, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Christian Ertl, MD, is a board-certified surgeon with Borgess Surgical Specialties in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He is a graduate of University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado. He earned his medical degree from University of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School in Chicago, Illinois. He completed his surgery residency with University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.
- American Board of Surgery (Surgery)
Education and Training
- Residency 1998, General Surgery, University of Illinois at Springfield
- MD 1992, University of Health Sciences
- BA 1986, Biology, University of Colorado Boulder
- English, fluent
- German, fluent
Ertl C.W., Carpp N.C., Johnson J., Burke L. Evaluation of factors associated with death in patients with necrotizing fasciitis of the abdominal wall Surgical Infections. 2017;18:176-180. doi: 10.1089/sur.2016.167.
Ertl C.W., Royal D., Espinosa J. A retrospective review of clinical admissions to afghan national security forces health care institutions Military Medicine. 2017;182:e1698-e1701. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-16-00353.
Ertl C., Royal D., Arzoiey H., Shefa A., Sultani S., Mosafa M., Sadat S., Zirkle L. A retrospective case series of surgical implant generation Network (SIGN) placement at the Afghan National Police Hospital, Kabul, Afghanistan Military Medicine. 2016;181:21-26. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-14-00693.
Noorzai M., Carpp N., Ertl C. Autologous internal iliac artery graft in a popliteal artery injury defect in war surgery Military Medicine. 2015;180:e1284-e1286. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-15-00125.
Hill B., Burke L.H., Ertl C.W. Cholecystoduodenal fistula in a patient post-Roux-en-Y gastric bypass BMJ Case Reports. 2013 doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-200562.
Steensma E., Ertl C., Burke L. Clostridium tertium isolated from a necrotizing soft tissue infection in a diabetic but otherwise nonimmunocompromised patient Journal of the American College of Certified Wound Specialists. 2011;3:42-44. doi: 10.1016/j.jcws.2011.09.002.