Dr. Bernstein was also a nursing home medical director for 20 years. He was responsible for addressing administrative and quality assurance issues. Dr. Bernstein retired from patient care December 31, 2020.
Education & Certifications
Undergraduate Education: Washington University, St Louis, Mo. Medical Education: Albany Medical College, New York Internships: University of South Florida, Tampa
Residency: University of South Florida, Tampa
American Board of Internal Medicine Certification in Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine Certification in Geriatrics
Dr. Bernstein’s Philosophy
“When you give, you get back,” Dr. Bernstein
Dr. Bernstein’s patients taught him about life and aging, and he wants to share that knowledge with you. His writing style of telling stories about his patients allows the reader to understand the complex emotions and struggles of growing older and losing independence. Dr. Bernstein lovingly tells these stories adding his own insights about this complex process.
When exploring health and wellness topics, he consolidates his vast experience and current literature research, presenting simple and easy to use concepts which promote longevity and youthfulness.
Dr. Bernstein is an avid public speaker, addressing various medical topics with his colleagues and with the community focusing on health and wellness issues.
Remaining true to the practice of medicine that he learned long ago, Dr. Bernstein has evolved over the years adopting new and exciting medical technologies of the 21st century. He remains committed to maintaining his expertise in geriatric medicine and educating and sharing his knowledge. He strongly believes in the Power of 5 as we all work to Age GRACEfully®.