About Me

Dr. Gersten is from Lakewood, New Jersey. He attended Stanford University, graduating with a BS in Biology. He attended medical school at Jefferson Medical College and interned in General Surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital, both in Philadelphia.

He returned to the West Coast for his residency at Los Angeles County, University of Southern California. He fellowship trained in total joint replacement and reconstructive surgery at Joint Implant Surgeons, Ohio State University. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Gersten practices general orthopedics with specialization in sports medicine and arthroscopy, arthritis and joint replacement surgery. He is team physician for Santa Margarita High School. Dr. Gersten came to the Saddleback community in 1988.

  • Fellowship Trained Joint Replacement Surgeon/Arthroscopy


Provider Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery


Medical Education

Jefferson Medical College


Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


Joint Implant Surgeons


University of Southern California - LA County Medical Center

Locations & Affiliations