Kirt L. Edly D.C, PA-C
“As an orthopedic assistant or a chiropractic physician, it always gives me great joy to help my patients overcome their musculoskeletal issues so they can return to leading a healthy active life.”
Kirt L. Edly, D.C., PA-C has more than 20 years as a health practitioner. He began his education with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. Dr. Edly then received training in Nuclear Health Physics I and II from Midland Nuclear Training Center, Midland, Michigan before completing a Doctor of Chiropractic and training as a Chiropractic Sports Physician at Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa.
Several years in chiropractic practice, Dr. Edly continued his education by training to become a Physician Assistant at John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois. The training included clinical rotations in: trauma, psychology and internal medicine, Cook County Hospital; OB/GYN, general surgery, St. Francis Hospital; orthopedics, Provident Hospital; pediatric, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital; and emergency department, Mount Sinai Hospital.
Prior to working at Desert Orthopedic Center, Dr. Edly assisted the late Alan Yasko, MD, a world renowned Orthopedic Oncologist at Northwestern Memorial Faculty Foundation. Dr. Edly also worked at the Neurologic and Orthopedic Hospital of Chicago.
Dr. Edly’s personal interests include skiing, racquetball, performing magic and travel.