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Dr. Aleksander Bernshteyn

Dr. Aleksander Bernshteyn
Advanced Pediatric Surgical Specialists welcomes Aleksander Bernshteyn, MD, board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric surgeon. Dr. Bernshteyn has a strong focus on implementing minimally invasive alternatives to traditional surgery for children, designing treatments to minimize pain and scarring and to make recovery as simple as possible for patients and families. While an undergraduate student, he served as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician, leading him to realize his passion for medicine. Dr. Bernshteyn completed fellowship training in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at the Cleveland Clinic and in pediatric surgery at Miami Children's Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Pediatric Surgery Association. Dr. Bernshteyn is fluent in English and Russian with conversational Hebrew.
Associated Conditions
  • Advanced minimally invasive surgery and single site surgery
  • Advanced minimally invasive surgery of the foregut
  • Minimally invasive thoracic surgery for treatment of congenital and acquired disease of the lung
  • Neonatal laparoscopic surgery
  • Short-bowel syndrome
  • Necrotizing enterocolitis
  • Bariatric surgery in adolescence