Alexander Berger, MD

 

Dr. Alexander Berger is a fellowship trained urogynecologist joining our practice in 2021.  His clinical approach is patient-centered, and he integrates surgical and nonsurgical management of these conditions, including state-of-the-art, minimally-invasive approaches to treating pelvic organ prolapse, such as robotic, laparoscopic and vaginal approaches. He has specialized training in uterine preservation and, in addition, uses nonsurgical approaches, including physical therapy, medication, Botox bladder injections, sacral neuromodulation and posterior tibial nerve stimulation. He offers both mesh and non-mesh treatment approaches to pelvic floor disorders and has extensive experience in urodynamic testing and interpretation.

Dr. Berger received his bachelor's degree with distinction in psychology as a member of Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina. He earned his combined medical and master of public health degrees from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and Gillings School of Global Public Health. He then completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Thomas Jefferson University and a fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at the University of California San Diego– Kaiser Permanente, San Diego program.

Dr. Berger has a strong commitment to advancing the care of women with pelvic floor disorders through leadership in national organizations, research and teaching of future FPMRS specialists. He has been recognized with teaching awards at the University of North Carolina and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and has published extensive research on improving surgical outcomes and advancing surgical techniques. He mentors trainees and researchers throughout the country through his work with the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG), American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) and Society of Gynecologic Surgery (SGS). He chairs the Fellows' Pelvic Research Network of SGS/AUGS, which leads multicenter trials to advance the care of women with pelvic floor disorders. He has been awarded for his scholarship, teaching and leadership by ACOG, AUGS and SGS.

 

Dr. Berger is excited to return to New Jersey and explore Princeton with his wife and baby daughter.