Dr. Matthew M. Werger

Dr. Matthew M. Werger


Areas of Care:

  • Orthopedics
  • Knee
  • Joint Replacement
  • Arthroscopy
  • Arthritis


  • Undergraduate – University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
  • Medical School – Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
  • Fellowship- Adult Reconstruction Hip/Knee, Florida Orthopaedic Institute, Tampa, FL
  • Residency-Orthopedic Surgery Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson, New Brunswick, NJ
  • Internship-Surgery Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson, New Brunswick, NJ

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)·
  • American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
  • Arthroplasty Today, Journal Reviewer
  • Orthopedic Knowledge Update Examination Review Committee
  • AAOS Panel – The Clinical Practice Guidelines on Surgical Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Awards and Honors

  • Army Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service
  • Air Force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service
  • American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leader Award
  • Resident of the Year; Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Orthopedic Surgery
  • Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma Best Teaching Resident Award; Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson
  • Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship


  • Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Computer-Assisted Joint Replacement
  • Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement
  • Same-Day Hip and Knee Replacement
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Trauma/Fracture care

Professional Statement

Dr. Matthew Werger is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He specializes in hip and knee related conditions, with particular interest in primary and revision procedures. He is fellowship-trained in hip and knee reconstruction, with additional specialty training in robotic and computer-assisted joint replacement surgery. He specializes in anterior hip replacement and muscle-sparing knee replacement to return patients more quickly back to their active lives.

Practice Website: www.prosportsortho.com

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