Best Doctors in America - our physicians listed

Bi-annually, the best doctors are named in their specialty field. Best Doctors in America® 2017-2018 list named 151 Children's Wisconsin physicians. These physicians represent 68 percent of the state's pediatricians and pediatric specialists rated Best Doctors.

Adolescent Medicine

  • Wendi Ehrman, MD
  • Susan Jay, MD

Allergy and Immunology

  • Asriani Chiu, MD
  • John Routes, MD
  • Heidi Teresa Zafra, MD 

Anesthesiology

  • Richard Berens, MD
  • Steven Butz, MD
  • William Clarke, MD
  • Roger Fons, MD
  • Amy Henry, MD
  • Jennifer Hickman, MD
  • George Hoffman, MD
  • Latha Kampalath, MD
  • Jake (John) Scott, MD
  • Susan Staudt, MD
  • Astrid Stucke, MD
  • Tatyana Strong, MD
  • Eckehard Stuth, MD
  • Todd Troshynski, MD
  • Steven Weisman, MD

Cardiology

  • Peter Bartz, MD
  • Michael Earing, MD
  • Michele Frommelt, MD
  • Peter Frommelt, MD
  • David Saudek, MD

Critical Care

  • Rainer Gedeit, MD
  • Sheila Hanson, MD
  • Kimberly Jane Lee, MD
  • Michael Meyer, MD
  • Daiva Parakininkas, MD
  • Matt Scanlon, MD
  • Nathan Thompson, MD
  • Martin Wakeham, MD
  • Carl Weigle, MD

Dermatology

  • Yvonne Chiu, MD
  • Beth Drolet, MD
  • Dawn Siegel, MD

Emergency Medicine

  • David Brousseau, MD
  • Amy Drendel, MD
  • Jane Machi, MD
  • Marlene Melzer-Lange, MD

Endocrinology

  • Omar Ali, MD
  • Patricia Donohoue, MD
  • David Wyatt, MD

Gastroenterology

  • Jose Mariano Cabrera, MD 
  • Gisela Chelimsky, MD
  • Praveen Goday, MD
  • Alfonso Martinez, MD
  • Adrian Miranda, MD
  • Joshua Noe, MD
  • Manu Sood, MD
  • Grzegorz Telega, MD
  • Steven Werlin, MD
  • Karen Zorek, MD

Genetics

  • Donald Basel, MD 
  • William Rhead, MD, PhD

Hematology/Oncology

  • Thomas Abshire, MD
  • Amanda Brandow, MD
  • Michael Burke, MD
  • Bruce Camitta, MD
  • Veronica Flood, MD
  • Kenneth Friedman, MD
  • Joan Gill, MD
  • Shawn Jobe, MD
  • David Margolis, MD
  • Julie Panepinto, MD
  • Rowena Punzalan, MD
  • John Scott, MD
  • Julie Talano, MD
  • Richard Tower, MD

Hospital Medicine

  • Heather Toth, MD
  • Patricia Lye, MD
  • Sandra Gage, MD

Infectious Diseases

  • Michael Chusid, MD
  • Peter Havens, MD
  • Rodney Willoughby, Jr., MD

Neonatology

  • Mir Basir, MD
  • Carey Ehlert, MD
  • Girija Ganesh Konduri, MD
  • Steven Leuthner, MD, MA
  • Ru-Jeng Teng, MD
  • Michael Uhing, MD
  • Tzong-Jin Wu, MD

Nephrology

  • Cynthia Pan, MD
  • Craig Porter, MD
  • Scott Van Why, MD

Neurology

  • Paul Barkhaus, MD
  • Michael Collins, MD
  • Hema Patel, MD
  • Harry Whelan, MD

Neurosurgery

  • Bruce Kaufman, MD
  • Sean Lew, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Michael Lund, MD
  • Seems Menon, MD
  • Denise Uyar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

  • Donald Hackbarth, Jr., MD
  • David King, MD
  • Roger Lyon, MD
  • Jeffrey Schwab, MD
  • James Tassone, MD
  • John Thometz, MD
  • Scott Van Valin, MD

Otolaryngology

  • Joel Blumin, MD 
  • David Beste, MD
  • Robert Chun, MD
  • Valerie Flanary, MD
  • David Friedland, MD
  • Charles Harkins, MD
  • Steven Harvey, MD
  • Joseph Kerschner, MD
  • Timothy Martin, MD
  • Michael McCormick, MD
  • Sachin Pawar, MD
  • John Rhee, MD
  • Thomas Robey, MD
  • Cecille Sulman, MD

Pediatrics

  • Gary A. Cohen, MD
  • Wendi Ehrman, MD
  • Jerome Esser, MD
  • Angela Baker-Franckowiak, MD
  • Laurie A. Grunske, MD
  • Veronica L. Gunn, MD
  • Michael F. Gutzeit, MD
  • Robert G. (Jerry) Hartmann, MD
  • John A Humphrey, MD
  • John H Kraegel, MD
  • Amy L. Lautz, MD
  • David A. Lautz, MD
  • W. Craig Leach, MD
  • John R Meurer, MD
  • Heather Paradis, MD
  • Albert J. Pomeranz, MD
  • Connie L. Richter, MD
  • Lisa W Zetley, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • Kimberly Zvara, MD

Plastic Surgery

  • Rober Havlik, MD

Psychiatry

  • Richard Barthel, MD
  • Robert Chayer, MD

Pulmonology/Sleep Medicine

  • Louella Amos, MD
  • Nicholas Antos, MD
  • Hari Bandla, MD
  • Julie Biller, MD
  • Lynn D'Andrea, MD
  • Julie Noe, MD
  • Nan Norins, MD
  • Daiva Parakininkas, MD
  • Diana Quintero, MD

Radiology

  • Eric Hohenwalter, MD
  • Vincent Mathews, MD 
  • William Rilling, MD

Rheumatology

  • James Nocton, MD
  • Judyann Olson, MD
  • James Verbsky, MD, PhD

Surgery

  • John Aiken, MD
  • Marjorie Arca, MD
  • Casey Calkins, MD
  • John Densmore, MD
  • David Gourlay, MD
  • Johnny Hong, MD
  • Christopher Johnson, MD
  • Dave Lal, MD, MPH
  • Keith Oldham, MD
  • Thomas Sato, MD
  • Amy Wagner, MD

Urology 

  • Travis Groth, MD
  • John Kryger, MD

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