Michael P. Bergman, MD, was born and raised in New York City, New York. He received his medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He completed a residency in internal medicine and was chief resident at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. He then pursued a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.
Dr. Bergman started at UVA in 2016 as an assistant professor of medicine. Today, he is the Director of Critical Care Ultrasound, striving to enhance the bedside applications of critical care ultrasonography and the education of the medical residents and pulmonary/critical care fellows. His main areas of interest in pulmonary and critical care are lung cancer, pleural diseases, airway management and critical care ultrasonography. Additionally, he is involved in providing inpatient pulmonary consultative services and performs a variety of bedside and bronchoscopic procedures, both for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes.
Dr. Bergman spends his time outside of work with his wife and three daughters. In addition to family life, he enjoys fine tuning his playing skills on the Jazz Trumpet.
2018-Present Society of Critical Care Medicine
2013-Present American Thoracic Society
2013-Present American College of Chest Physicians