Dr. Richard A Berger MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Berger is an orthopedic surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rush Oak Park Hospital and Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 39 doctors at Rush Oak Park Hospital and one of 44 at Rush University Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Rush University Medical Center
Ranked #6 in Orthopedics

Rush-Copley Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Rush Oak Park Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1990

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1990–1995

Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Risk of Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism Associated With Flying in the Early Postoperative Period Following Elective Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.
Cooper, H. J.,Sanders, S. A.,Berger, R. A.

Medial Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty in Patients Less Than 55Years Old: Minimum of TwoYears of Follow-Up.
Biswas, D.,Van Thiel, G. S.,Wetters, N. G.,Pack, B. J.,Berger, R. A.,Della Valle, C. J.

The 2013 Frank Stinchfield Award: Diagnosis of Infection in the Early Postoperative Period After Total Hip Arthroplasty.
Yi, P. H.,Cross, M. B.,Moric, M.,Sporer, S. M.,Berger, R. A.,Della Valle, C. J.

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