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Richard Bercik, MD

Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

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Richard Bercik, MD

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  • Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

    PO Box 208063

    New Haven, CT 06520-8063

    United States



Dr. Bercik is a full-time Associate Professor at the Yale School of Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences. He is a member of the Section Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery in the Ob/Gyn department.

Dr. Bercik obtained his medical degree from the UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, and then completed his Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at New York University-Bellevue medical Center in New York City. Dr. Bercik remained at NYU-Bellevue as a faculty member instructing residents and fellows in advanced gynecologic surgery, incontinence evaluation and management, and pelvic reconstructive procedures. He was the Director of Gynecology and Chief of Service of OB/GYN at Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City, and Co-Director of the Urogynecology/Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery service at Bellevue prior to joining the Yale faculty. Dr. Bercik has extensive experience with vaginal, laparoscopic, and abdominal reconstructive procedures for conditions including urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and vaginal fistulae.

Dr. Bercik has participated in NIH-sponsored research protocols and published several articles relating to the management of these conditions. He continues to direct clinical research in new modalities for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence. Dr. Bercik is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Board-Certified buy the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Education & Training

  • Residency
    New York Medical Center (1987)
  • MD
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1983)


  • Advances in Pelvic Surgery
    Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania 2010
    Surgery -patient care
  • Surgery
    Adelaide, South Australia, Australia; Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; Perth, Western Australia, Australia; Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2010
    In June, 2010 Dr. Bercik travelled to Australia to demonstrate new techniques for vaginal repair surgery. During this visit, Dr. Bercik not only performed surgery in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne, and Perth, but also presented several lectures on these topics.

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Best Doctors in ConnecticutConnecticut Magazine2020
Excellence in Surgical Teaching AwardBridgeport Hospital2019
Best Doctors in Connecticut (Connecticut Magazine)Best Doctors Organization2019
APGO Excellence in Teaching AwardAssociation of Professors in Obstetrics and Gynecology2018
Best Doctors in Connecticut ( Connecticut Magazine)Best Doctors Organization2018
APGO Excellence in Teaching AwardAssociation of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics2016
Excellence in Surgical Teaching AwardBridgeport Hospital2015
Nathan Kase Faculty AwardYale Obstetrics and Gynecolgy2007
CREOG National Faculty AwardYale School of Medicine2006
Phi Beta KappaGeorgetown University1979

Professional Service

Journal of UrologyReviewer2017 - 2019

Departments & Organizations