Virtua's Sports Medicine Team
Christopher Carey, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. He completed residencies in general surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital; orthopedics surgery at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital; musculoskeletal oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; and sports medicine at Rutgers University, where he served as a team physician to the Rutgers' sports teams. He also completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Harvard Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA, where he served as a team physician to many sports organizations including the New England Patriots, Boston Bruins and Harvard University's varsity sports teams.
John Gray, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who earned his medical degree and completed an internship in general surgery at State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center. He completed residencies in orthopedic surgery, general orthopedics, hand surgery, pediatric orthopedics, spine surgery, total joint surgery and sports medicine also at SUNY Health Science Center. Dr. Gray completed fellowship training in sports medicine at Knoxville Orthopedic Clinic in Tennessee, where he also served as a team physician to the University of Tennessee sports teams. Currently he is a team physician for Rancocas Valley Regional High School. As medical director of Vantage Surgical Center in Mt. Holly, he performs more than 350 sports medicine procedures each year.
Mark G. Schwartz, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who earned his medical degree from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York where he also completed a residency in orthopedic surgery. He completed a fellowship in both sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery at the Hughston Orthopedic Clinic in Columbus, Georgia. He is a member of several professional societies, boards and committees including the Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the American College of Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Dr. Schwartz's interests not only include sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery but general orthopedics as well.
Brad Bernardini, MD, is the medical director for the Virtua Center for Sports Medicine in Washington Township, NJ, and the Virtua/Total Turf Experience in Pitman, NJ. He is double board certified in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine. He earned his medical degree from Rush University Medical College in Chicago, completed his residency at the University of Connecticut and a fellowship in sports medicine at Taos Orthopaedic Institute in New Mexico. Dr. Bernardini specializes in arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery in both adults and children. He has been honored as an Associate Master Instructor by the Arthroscopy Association of North America. In addition, Dr. Bernardini serves as a consultant for the US Ski Team and is a USA Triathlon Certified Level 1 Coach. He also serves as team physician for the Delsea Regional High School football program.