Nicholas M. Bernthal, MD

Nicholas Bernthal, MD

Bone Tumors

Attending Surgeon
Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Interim Chair and Executive Medical Director of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Specializes in

Nick Bernthal is an orthopaedic oncologist who has been on the UCLA faculty since 2013. He graduated magna cum laude and phi beta kappa from Princeton University and received alpha omega alpha honors from Cornell University Medical School. He did his residency at UCLA in orthopedic surgery and did fellowships in orthopaedic research and musculoskeletal oncology at UCLA and the Huntsman Cancer Institute, respectively. His clinical interests are bone and soft tissue tumors and his laboratory is pioneering new implant coatings to prevent surgical infections. He lives in Mar Vista, CA with his wife, their three children, and their dogs. He is currently serving LuskinOIC and UCLA as the Interim Chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.


Bone Tumors