Number of Beds: 469
Anesthetics administered annually: 14,609
Principal affiliate of the Medical College of Wisconsin, FH attracts patients from Wisconsin, Northern Illinois and Upper Michigan. This tertiary care hospital has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in Eastern Wisconsin. Anesthesia experience encompasses the entire spectrum of elective and emergent surgical procedures, including complex cardiothoracic and neurologic cases, as well as solid organ, heart, and lung transplantation. FH also serves as the primary site for critical care training and pain management. Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin Women's Health Center, located within Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is a birth center with more than 1,200 births annually.
Number of Beds: 222
Anesthetics administered annually: 12,000
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is the 16th pediatric hospital to be established in the United States. The new building was opened in 1988 to replace an aging complex of buildings in downtown Milwaukee. Admissions average more than 19,000 per year - the second highest of any pediatric hospital in the U.S. About 180,000 children per year are seen in the hospital's more than 80 specialty clinics. CHW is home to the largest regional pediatric program for the repair of congenital heart defects and is Wisconsin's only regional pediatric trauma referral center. In addition to the wide variety of pediatric anesthetic cases, residents and fellows are involved with an active pediatric pain management program.
Number of Beds: 182
Anesthetics administered annually: 3,148
The Clement J. Zablocki VAMC delivers primary, secondary and tertiary medical care. It is also one of the leading telemedicine sites for the Department of Veterans Affairs. The VAMC is located in the heart of the Milwaukee metroplex, and just four miles from the Medical College of Wisconsin, FMLH and CHW. One of the busiest VAMCs in the country, this hospital is one of the regional cardiac and specialized surgery centers for the VA in the midwest. The VAMC also serves as a site for an acute and chronic pain service and critical care training.
Number of Beds: 713
Obstetric anesthetics administered annually: 2,619
St. Joseph's Hospital is a general acute care teaching facility located on Milwaukee's northwest side. It is the department's primary site for obstetric anesthesiology experience.
The Wisconsin Heart Hospital opened in January 2004 as a joint venture affiliate with Covenant Healthcare and investors ranging from cardiovascular physicians, primary care physicians, other specialists and members of the community. TWHH is the first stand-alone, cardiovascular hospital in the state to partner with an integrated health care system.
Community Memorial Hospital of Menomonee Falls is a resource for our residents to obtain more experience in cardiac anesthesia.