Dr. Berger is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA), the physician-led multispecialty group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. He is a pediatric plastic surgeon specializing in hand surgery, within the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. He also serves as medical director of PSA’s Wound Care Program. Dr. Berger earned both MD and PhD degrees through the Medical Scientist Training Program at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. He then completed residency training in plastic surgery at Stanford University Medical Center in Palo Alto, California, followed by a fellowship in hand surgery & microsurgery at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Berger has been trained in all aspects of plastic surgery, and his main surgical interests are in reconstructive surgery of the hand and extremities, including microsurgical reconstruction. He works in partnership with a multidisciplinary team at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and its network of outpatient centers to provide evaluation and care of patients with congenital differences, trauma-related injuries, including fractures/dislocations of the hand and wrist, finger/hand amputations, tendon/nerve injuries, burn injuries and post-oncologic deformities.
Education & Affiliations
Education & Training
- Graduate School: Yale University
- Residency: Stanford University Hospital
- Fellowship Hospitals: UCLA, Medical Center
- American Board of Plastic Surgery
- Nicklaus Children's Hospital