** Northstar COVID-19 UPDATE **


Dr. Dan Berger on COVID 19, HIV, and Queer Communities

Dr. Dan Berger speaks from his home on Saturday, April 4th, 2020, about the potential impact of COVID-19 on queer communities, with particular focus to address individuals who are HIV positive and the potential impact of antiretroviral drugs on COVID-19. He addresses questions such as, is there more risk to individuals who are HIV positive? Do the HIV antiretrovirals afford any benefit to fighting this coronavirus, including those used for PrEP? How can one be sex-positive and practice safer sex and in a time of social distancing?

Welcome to Northstar Healthcare Medical Center

NorthStar Healthcare and Dr. Daniel S. Berger has been offering state of the art medical care and research for over 20 years in Chicago. We continue to provide cutting edge treatment and primary care for gay men and HIV-positive individuals. Northstar Healthcare provides the best caliber of care for our patients in Chicago. Patients travel from many areas around the United States to see our doctors and obtain our unique style of treatment.

Within our high-tech research environment, you will find close hands-on compassionate care with years of experience. Our vibrant community clinic keeps medicine simple. However, Northstar offers an array of treatments focused specifically to the gay community including Medspa services, facial filling and hormonal replacement therapies.

Dr. Daniel Berger Art Plus Book

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Militant Eroticism - The Art+Positive Archives

This book is the first survey of the art and practice of Art+Positive, a significant affinity group of ACT UP New York during the early years of the AIDS epidemic.

The Art+Positive archives, have been out of public view for more than 25 years. Art collector and HIV/AIDS researcher Dr. Daniel S. Berger acquired the group’s archives in early 2015. Shortly thereafter, he and artist John Neff presented an exhibition of the archives at Iceberg.

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Listen to Dr. Berger on the Bad at Sports Podcast

Dr. Berger appeared on the July, 2018 episode of Bad at Sports podcast, featuring contemporary art talk without the ego. In this episode, Dr. Berger speaks about his recent work at Iceberg Projects focusing on the artist and AIDS-activist David Wojnarowicz.

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News: Dr. Berger, Voted Best General Practitioner in Chicago Reader!

A Reader's Poll in the June 23-26, 2016 digital edition of the Chicago Reader has acknowledged Dr. Berger as Best General Practitioner!

Before and After Facial Filling Surgery Pictures
Before & After Pictures

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Doctor Daniel Berger Bio
About Dr. Berger

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Research and Clinical Trials Chicago
Aging positively with HIV

Positively Aware article: By Dr. Dan Berger

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Gay Men's Health Videos

View informative videos about health related topics.

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Northstar medical has to be the most friendliest professional doctors offices I've been to in the Chicago area. To begin with, the receptionist, and doctors are very car ring and accommodating.Patient

I've been a patient of North Star since the mid-90's and have had exceptional care. In my professional and personal life I've referred numerous people to North Star who have all been very satisfied. Dr. Berger and his outstanding teamPatient

Northstar Medical Center is a great clinic that provides great care. Many of my friends and I have greatly benefited from the great care that Dr. Berger and his colleagues.Patient

I'm a retired physician who understands and appreciates the difficult work of Dr. Berger and his staff. Most people have no comprehension of how many lives have been improved by the work of Dr. Berger. Retired Physician