Meet the Doctor
Barbara Bergin, MD
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Barbara Bergin MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. She is one of the founders of Texas Orthopedics, Sports & Rehabilitation Associates.
Dr. Bergin is a graduate of Texas Tech University, where she attended both undergraduate school and medical school. She completed her orthopedic residency at the University of Missouri Medical Center and Texas Tech University School of Medicine.
She and her husband, Paul Nader MD, have two children. While residents of Austin, they enjoy horses and cattle at their ranch in Smithville, Texas. Dr. Bergin competes in the western performance horse sport of reining.
After publishing her award winning novel, ENDINGS, in 2007, she is working on a new novel. Dr. Bergin considers herself a singer/songwriter as well, focusing on western, bluegrass and Americana genres of music.
Dr. Bergin is an engaging speaker whose approach captivates audiences from community groups to academia to medical professionals.
As a general orthopedist and one of only a small percentage of female orthopedic surgeons in the country, she draws from more than 30 years of experience and couples this with her love of teaching to help educate, inspire and motivate audiences.
As a public speaker, Dr. Bergin is able to present and discuss topics ranging from her women’s health initiative, S.L.A.M. ™ (Sit Like a Man) to female empowerment by instilling confidence in young women. She is often asked to give her fundamental presentation, “Ten Tips to Success,” to various audiences, young and old, male and female.
To ask her to speak to your organization, contact Leslie Branon, Community Relations Director, at 512-439-1100 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can read her blog at www.drbarbarabergin.com
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons