Dr. John Berschback

Interests: Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand and Nerve Surgery

Now offering minimally invasive Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery!
John Berschback, M.D.

Dr. Berschback is a board-certified hand surgeon and orthopedic surgeon at Chippewa Valley Orthopedics. His locations include Eau Claire, Altoona, Rice Lake, Ladysmith, and occasionally Baldwin, WI. Dr. Berschback’s personal philosophy is to treat every patient with the same dignity, respect, and thoughtfulness that he would offer to one of his family members or close friends.

In his spare time, John enjoys playing multiple sports including baseball, soccer, and all racquet and paddle sports. He is also an accomplished pianist and enjoys playing music, as well as spending time with his wife and 3 children.


Mary S. Stern Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship

Cincinnati, OH

Northwestern University/McGaw Medical Center Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program

Chicago, IL

Northwestern University/McGaw Medical Center General Surgery Internship

Chicago, IL

Wayne State University School of Medicine

MD June 2007
Detroit, MI

Miami University

BA June 2003 (Microbiology)
Oxford, OH



ASSH/AFSH Annual Meeting Scholarship Award Winner

Medical School

Graduated top 20% of medical school class
Phi Kappa Psi Founders Award for Outstanding Graduate Study
Internal All-Campus Racquetball Champion


Summa Cum Laude Graduate
Harrison Scholarship Recipient
Greek Values Society “Got Character Award”
Interfraternity Council’s Outstanding Fraternity Chapter President

Examinations Passed

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery: Step 1, Step 2 (Board Certified)
USMLE: Step 1, Step 2 CS, Step 2 CK, and Step 3

Professional Memberships/Societies

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons


American Society for Surgery of the Hand



Locations Served

Eau Claire
Chippewa Falls
Rice Lake