Dr. Bernstein attended Pomona College, graduating magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Neuroscience. He attended the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 2007, and entered the General Surgery residency at Duke University Medical Center. After completing his surgical intern year, Dr. Bernstein entered the residency in Emergency Medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital, graduating in 2013. He currently practices adult and pediatric Emergency Medicine at the St. Raphael's campus of Yale-New Haven Hospital.