Aaron Berg, DO

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Aaron Berg

Contact Info

bergx831@umn.edu

Office Address:
Dept of Anesthesiology, B515 Mayo Memorial Building, 420 Delaware St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Sydney Lusardo

Administrative Phone
612-625-7675

Administrative Email
lusar004@umn.edu

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology


MD, Medical School, DO, Touro University 2012

Residency, University of Michigan 2016

Fellowship, Regional Anesthesia and Ambulatory Medicine, 2017

BS, Indiana University 2006

Summary

My name is Aaron Berg. Regional anesthesia has long been an interest of mine. Currently I am the director of the regional anesthesia and ambulatory medicine fellowship and also involved with orthopedic and OB anesthesia as well as med student education. My research interested focus on the use of regional anesthesia and opioids on decreasing postoperative pain.

Expertise

Regional Anesthesia and Ambulatory Medicine

Awards & Recognition

  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Rising Stars: 2020, 2021
  • #1 Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology 2020
  • FACULTY CLINICIAN OF THE MONTH, Anesthesiology
    Department 2020

Professional Associations

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine
  • NCFDD

Research

Publications

Presentations

  1. Berg, A. A., (Speaker), Hutchins, J. L., (Speaker) "Pro-Con: Are Fascia Iliaca Blocks the best Analgesic Therapy for Hip Fractures.", ARAR National Congress 2020, Romanian Association of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ARAR), Cluj-Napoca, Romania. (March 20, 2020).
  2. Hutchins, J. L., Habeck, J. M., Berg, A. A. "Pro-Con: Are Pectoralis or Paravertebral blocks better in breast surgery?", ARAR National Congress 2020, Romainan Association of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ARAR), Cluj-Napoca, Romania. (March 20, 2020).
    Moderator for a pro-con debate
  3. Mottaghi, J. A., Berg, A. A., Flaherty, J. M., Pearson, J., Hutchins, J. L.
    "INTRAOPERATIVE SUBLINGUAL SUFENTANIL FOR ACUTE PAIN IN THE
    AMBULATORY SURGERY CENTER", 46th Annual Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Meeting, ASRA, Orlando, Florida. (May 13, 2021).
  4. Deschenes, L., (Author), Hayden, A. M., (Author), Umberham, B., (Author), Schramski, M., (Author), Ranjit, J., (Author), Knoper, R., (Author), Shaffer, A., (Author), Richardson, S., (Author), Berg, A. A., Flaherty, J., (Author), Perry, T., (Advisor) "Erector Spinae Plane or Paravertebral Nerve Blocks versus General Anesthesia for Patients Undergoing Median Sternotomy for Cardiac Surgery: A Single Center Retrospective Study", The Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiogists 2021 Annual Meeting, Virtual Meeting due to COVID-19. (April 24, 2021).
  5. Strigenz, M. E., Berg, A. A., Hutchins, J. L. "Sublingual Sufentanil versus intravenous Fentanyl for acute pain in the Ambulatory Surgery Center", 45th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting, ASRA. (March 2020).
  6. Harrison, A. K., Berg, A. A., Braman, J., Hutchins, J. L., Flaherty, J. M. "Liposomal Bupivacaine versus Bupivacaine in an Interscalene Block for Total Shoulder Surgery; a RCT", AAOS Annual Meeting 2020, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orlando, Florida. (March 24, 2020).

Clinical

Board Certifications

American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Experience Statement

Rothenberger Leadership Academy