Skip to main content Skip to navigation
We care about your privacy. Read about your rights and how we protect your data. Get Details

COVID-19 Update:Learn more about how we are protecting our patients, families and staff, as well as other important facts about COVID-19.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Surgery, 2004
    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Residency Program, General Surgery, 2002
    Cornell Medical Center/New York Hospital
  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Surgery, 2000
    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 1996
    Cornell Medical Center/New York Hospital
  • MD, 1995
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery/Pediatric Surgery

National Provider ID: 1316931850

Biography

Evan P. Nadler, M.D., serves as co-director of the Obesity Program and is the director of the Child and Adolescent Weight Loss Surgery Program at Children’s National Hospital. He is also a tenured Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Before moving to Washington, D.C., he was the director of Minimally Invasive Pediatric Surgery at the New York University School of Medicine where he participated in U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved studies using laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in adolescents with obesity. His current research pursuits include obesity treatment development, bariatric surgery for genetic obesity and adipocyte signaling via exosomes. Dr. Nadler is an international leader in the field of adolescent obesity, has multiple publications on the topic and was one of the founding members of the Childhood Obesity Committee of the American Pediatric Surgery Association.

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.

Outside Interests

  • WL Gore Inc 

Research & Publications

Academic Needs in Developing Countries A Survey of the West African College of Surgeons

(2009) J Surg Res.

An update on 73 US obese pediatric patients treated with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding comorbidity resolution and compliance data

(2008) J Pediatr Surg

Differential Expression of Hepatic Fibrosis Mediators in Sick and Spontaneously Recovered Mice with Experimental Biliary Atresia

(2009) J Surg Res. (In press)

Integrin avß6 and Mediators of Extracellular Matrix Deposition are Upregulated in Experimental Biliary Atresia

(2009) J Surg Res

Management and Outcomes for Children with Acute Appendicitis Differ by Hospital Type Areas for Improvement at Public Hospitals

(2009) Clin Pediatr (Phila)

Management and Outcomes for Children with Pyloric Stenosis Stratified by Hospital Type

(2009) J Surg Res.

Short-Term Results In 53 US Obese Pediatric Patients Treated With Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding

(2007) J Pediatr Surg.

4.9 / 5 4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 31 Patient/Family Ratings)

About Our Patient Satisfaction Scores

The main Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

The ratings below are the average of specific questions about interactions with the care provider.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

  • 4.9 / 5

    Care Provider explanations of prob/condition

  • 4.9 / 5

    Likelihood of recommending Care Provider