Dr. Berte received his medical degree from Indiana University. He completed his residency in general surgery and in urology at University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio.
In the first year of private practice, Dr. Berte practiced medicine in New Mexico where he stayed for one year. He missed Cleveland so much he came back to join SouthWest Urology in 1986. He is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a current member of the Ohio State Medical Association, the American Medical Association, the American Urological Association, the Cleveland Academy of Cleveland and Northeast Ohio, and the Cleveland and Ohio branches of the Urological Society.
Dr. Berte is a former Chief of the Department of Urology at both Parma Community General Hospital and Southwest General Health Center. He currently serves as Assistant Clinical Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Urology Department. He is a published author and has an eclectic range of outside activities.