Tim M. Bert, MD

Tim M. Bert, MDSubspecialty: Hip Arthroscopy, Knee, Shoulder and Sports Medicine

  • Fellowship trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip arthroscopy and sports medicine

  • Additional board certification in orthopedic sports medicine


  • Graduate of Loyola Stritch School of Medicine
  • Orthopedic surgery residency at The University of Tennessee - Campbell Clinic
  • Orthopedic Sports Fellowship with Kerlan Jobe Fellowship in Los Angeles, CA
  • Post-fellowship externship shadowing leading hip arthroscopy surgeons around the United States

Career Experience

Following post-fellowship externship, Dr. Bert joined Hedley Orthopaedic Institute in Phoenix, AZ

  • Built a successful practice treating sports-related injuries of the shoulder, knee, and hip
  • Director of the Sports Medicine Department for St Luke’s Medical Center (Phoenix, AZ).
  • Team physician experiences:
    • Assistant team physician for NBA Phoenix Suns
    • Team physician for WNBA Phoenix Mercury
    • Team physician for the Tempe High School district
    • High School Arizona Cycling League physician
    • Grand Canyon Professional Rodeo Association physician
    • Team physician for the ASU Wakedevils
  • Authored several articles and book chapters in addition to presenting research at multiple professional conferences

Professional Memberships

  • Arthroscopic Association of North America 
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine 
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons


  • A former NCAA All American alpine skier, Dr. Bert enjoys alpine skiing, wakeboarding, golfing, mountain biking, hiking and spending time with his family when not in clinic or surgery. 
  • Dr. Bert recently underwent hip surgery and has gained further insight into what the patient experiences when deciding to undergo surgery.