Joseph W. Bergeron, M.D. is a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Decades of practice experience treating musculoskeletal injury and impairment lead to his interest in the crucifixion of Jesus and the physiological mechanism of his death. Dr. Bergeron’s book, The Crucifixion of Jesus: A Medical Doctor Examines the Death and Resurrection of Christ provides detailed discussions of the historical context, politics, the conspiracy to kill Jesus, archeological evidence, Roman crucifixion practices and Jesus' cause of death.  Dr. Bergeron also provides analysis of hallucination hypotheses seeking to explain the disciple's belief in Jesus' resurrection.  This detailed study by Dr. Bergeron adds clarity to the understanding of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Dr. Bergeron speaks in churches, conferences, and universities.


Professional Affiliations

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation    1997 to present



Bachelor of Arts

Cell and Mollecular Biology

California State University Northridge



Medical Doctor

St. Louis University,

St. Louis, Missouri.   USA