Dr. Yergler is board certified in both Orthopedic Surgery
and Sports Medicine and is in practice in the South Bend Orthopaedic and Sports
Medicine Group in Indiana. He is also
assistant Orthopedic Surgeon/Team Physician for the University of Notre Dame
Athletics. Dr. Yergler is also a
Memorial Trauma Orthopedic Surgeon and an attending for the Sports Medicine
Institute/Notre Dame Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship.
Dr. Yergler has extensive experience working with high
school, college and professional athletic teams. Some of the teams he has worked with include: San Diego Padres Baseball Team
as well as the San Diego Gulls Professional Hockey Team, and Woman’s
Professional Volleyball Team. He was
also a NASA Space Shuttle Disaster Physician.
Yergler is extremely well published, a frequent guest lecturer in Orthopedic
Medicine and an active member of the medical community. Some of his committee work includes: Memorial
Trauma Committee, Memorial OR Committee, Memorial Air Medical Transport
Committee, and the Allied Physician Value Committee.