Areas of Interest
Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Arthroplasty, Shoulder Revisions, Reverse Total Shoulder Surgery, Fracture Care Management, ACL Reconstruction
Dr. Van den Berghe is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician. His special interests include sports medicine, knee and shoulder arthroscopy, and shoulder arthroplasty. He previously worked for the San Diego Padres as the team physician.
In his free time, Dr. Van den Berghe enjoys spending time with his family. He leads an active lifestyle by hiking, cycling, wakeboarding, and running with his dogs. He also enjoys tinkering with classic cars and woodworking with his father.
Dr. Van den Berghe accepts all major insurances. For more information, please visit our Insurance page.
Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Residency: University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita
Fellowship: Sports Medicine/Shoulder, San Diego Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy
Certifications & Organizations
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Awards & Honors
Associate San Diego Shoulder Lab Instructor
Van den Berghe, G., Quennan, J., Murphy, D. (2001). Isolated rupture of the brachialis: a case report. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgical American 83-A(7).
Van den Berghe, G., Hoenecke, H., Fronek, J. (2005). Glenohumeral joint instability: the orthopedic approach. Seminars in Musculoskeletal Radiology Journal 9(1).
Van den Berghe, G., Nguyen, B., Patil, S., D'Lima, D., Mahar, A., Hoeneck, H. (2008). A biomechanical evaluation of three surgical techniques for subscapularis repair. Journal of Elbow and Shoulder Surgery 17(1).