Alberto Echeverri, MD, FACS

Dr. Echeverri has been with Surgical Associates of Gadsden since August, 1998. He is from Medellin, Colombia and received his medical education from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana School of medicine in Bogota, Colombia. He received his General Surgery Residency from Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia. The following is his medical background information.




SCHOOL OF MEDICINE: Pontificia Universidad Javeriana School of medicine in

Bogota, Colombia, 1982 to 1987

Obligatory Social Service at Seccional Health Service of Guainia, Colombia, 1988 to 1989

INTERNSHIP: Frankford Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,

1991 to 1992

RESIDENCY: Received his General Surgeon Residency from Memorial Health Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia in Savannah, Georgia, 1992 to 1998




American Board of Surgery certification 1998




Member of Fellow American College of Surgeons

Etowah County Medical Society

Physician Who Care of Northeast Alabama

Medical Association of Alabama

Alabama Chapter, American College of Surgeons

Preceptor of Physician Assistant Program University of Alabama Medical School

Preceptor of Physician Assistant Program Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Member of The Chamber, Gadsden & Etowah County


Dr. Echeverri has published various medical articles and presentations

Dr. Echeverri is fluent in the languages of Spanish and English



Surgical Associates of Gadsden

900 Goodyear Avenue, Suite B

Gadsden, AL 35903 | USA


Phone  (256) 492-0020

Fax  (256) 492-0029