Arlington Orthopedic Associates - Arlington

Joseph Berman, MD
Current Appointment

Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Surgeon at Arlington Orthopedic Associates

Medical School

Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara – MD 1975

Dr. Joseph Berman specializes in knee and shoulder surgery at Arlington Orthopedic Associates and his hometown is Middletown, OH. He completed his internship and residency at Akron City Hospital in Ohio and he completed his fellowship at The Shoulder Arthroscopy in San Antonio. He received his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1975 in Mexico, which duels as his biggest challenge – going through medical school in Spanish.

Aside from his practice in medicine, Dr. Berman is passionate about martial arts and he holds the rank of first degree black belt for World Tae Kwon Do Federation. His fitness routine alternates between training on the elliptical machine, weight training, and boxing/kickboxing. As a father, Dr. Berman describes his proudest moment as, “seeing my children perform and succeed.”


Fellowship – June-Sep 2003; Shoulder Arthroscopy, San Antonio, TX; Director – Steve Burkhart, MD

  • Board Certification – American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 1989
  • Recertification – American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 1998-2009

Internship and Residency – 1976-1981

  • Akron City Hospital, Akron, OH
  • Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron, OH
  • Chief Resident, 1980-1981

Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara – MD 1975

  • New York University – Clinical Clerkship (Fifth Pathway)
  • Brookdale Hospital, Brooklyn, NY – Completion, 1976

Indiana University – BA Zoology 1971

  • Other concentrations-Chemistry, Psychology, Physics, Language, and Music
  • AED – Pre-Med Honor Society

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