JEFFREY H. BERG, M.D.
Sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery.
Dr. Berg has been practicing orthopaedics since 1997 and is Board Certified by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Originally from Philadelphia, he earned his degree from Boston University School of Medicine in 1992. For the next five years, as part of his internship and residency, he continued advanced training in orthopaedic surgery. Having played on the Boston University football team, he had a particular interest in pursuing sports medicine. Following his orthopaedic training, he completed a year-long fellowship program, subspecializing in orthopaedic sports medicine and arthroscopy at the Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma (NISMAT) in New York.
As a specialist in sports medicine, Dr. Berg’s practice is focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sports-related injuries. He has been on the medical staff of multiple professional, collegiate, and scholastic teams, including serving as orthopaedic team physician for the Washington Redskins from 2002 until 2008. Presently, he is the team physician for W.T. Woodson and Briar Woods High Schools. He is one of the first in the country and among only a handful in the tri-state area to earn the distinguished Subspecialty Certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (CAQSM). He has served on the public relations committee for the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and as a principal reviewer for Sports Health: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach as well as a preceptor for the VCU-Fairfax Family Practice Sports Medicine Fellowship. As a result of his accomplishments and his focus on patient care, he was voted “Top Doctor” for Sports Medicine in the Northern Virginia region in 2011 by Northern Virginia Magazine.
Dr. Berg has authored numerous articles and chapters and conducted research on various sports medicine topics. He is presently one of a select number of sports medicine orthpaedists to participate in the Multi-center ACL Revisions Study being conducted through the AOSSM. Dr. Berg’s primary areas of focus are the treatment of injuries and disorders of the shoulder, knee, elbow and ankle with a particular interest in arthroscopic treatment for knee ligament reconstruction, shoulder stabilization and rotator cuff repairs.
In addition to his extensive medical commitments, he enjoys athletics, exercising, reading, and spending time with his family and four children.