David J. Hergan, MD

Section Chief, Orthopedics
Middlesex Orthopedic Surgeons
Primary Specialty: Joint Replacement
  • Accepting New Patients
David J. Hergan, MD

About Me

Specialties/Areas of Care

Joint Replacement

Orthopedic Surgery

Sports Medicine

Special Training

Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery

NAVIO Robot-Assisted Knee Replacement

Languages Spoken



David J. Hergan, MD is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon at Middlesex Orthopedic Surgeons and Middlesex Health.

Dr. Hergan is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery in both orthopedic sports medicine and orthopedic surgery. He completed his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at New York University/Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York, NY. Dr. Hergan performed his residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, WI, where he served as Chief Resident. He earned his medical degree at The Chicago Medical School, where he also completed a Master of Science in Applied Physiology.

Dr. Hergan specializes in minimally invasive surgery for the shoulder, hip, and knee. He is particularly interested in hip preservation. He performs anterior approach hip replacement, a type of surgery that may require a smaller incision—which can lead to faster recovery and cause less damage to surrounding muscle. Dr. Hergan has extensive experience in orthopedic sports medicine and serves as the team physician/orthopedic surgeron for Wesleyan University.

Special Interests

Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery
Arthroscopic Minimally Invasive Surgery
Sports Medicine



Education & Training

Fellowship New York University/Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY
Internship/Residency Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Medical School The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
Graduate The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Locations

1Middlesex Orthopedic Surgeons - Middletown

410 Saybrook Road
Suite 100
Middletown, CT 06457
Middlesex Orthopedic Surgeons - Middletown

2Middlesex Orthopedic Surgeons - Westbrook

4 Grove Beach Road North
Building 2, Suite E and F
Westbrook, CT 06498
Middlesex Orthopedic Surgeons - Westbrook

Insurance Accepted

Most insurance plans accepted—please call the office to confirm if we accept your plan.

Middlesex Health treats patients in their emergency departments regardless of their ability to pay.

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