Welcome to the Department of Medicine

Roy L. Silverstein, MDRoy L. Silverstein, MD

The Linda and John Mellowes Professor and Chairman
Department of Medicine

Welcome to the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Department of Medicine. We are pleased you're taking a few moments to become acquainted with our clinical, educational and research activities and accomplishments. With 10 Divisions, 280 faculty members, 371 staff, 124 residents and 70 fellows, the Department of Medicine is one of the largest departments on the MCW campus. Despite our size, we take great pride in fostering an atmosphere of collegiality, creativity and flexibility. We know this Web site will serve as a useful resource for learning more about the work of our dedicated faculty, staff, residents and students. We invite you to explore the links describing the Divisions, Faculty, Educational Programs, and Research within the Department of Medicine.

Patient Care Information

MCW Department of Medicine physicians see patients at three patient care sites – Froedtert Hospital, Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center, and North Hills Health Center – and many other hospitals and clinics in metro Milwaukee and eastern Wisconsin.

Find a Doctor
Search by doctor name, health topic, specialty, location or zip code.

Locate a Clinic
MCW physicians and practitioners provide primary and specialty care at many clinics in metro Milwaukee and eastern Wisconsin.

Request an Appointment


Teaching medical students is a major focus for Department of Medicine faculty and house staff.

The Department also offers an Internal Medicine Residency Program and various Fellowship Programs.


The Department of Medicine is nationally and internationally known for research and scholarship. Department of Medicine faculty are active in numerous clinical trials and are primary or collaborating investigators on a number of NIH, Foundation and Industry grants. Read more...

Please wait while we gather your results.

In The News

Chasing Chad Brewers game and tailgate to benefit MCW brain tumor research

June 29 - Chasing Chad is hosting its sixth annual “Bords Bash” Brewers baseball game and tailgate event on Saturday, July 18. This fund raiser includes a tailgate and admission to the Milwaukee Brewers/Pittsburgh Pirates baseball game at Miller Park.

Pancreatic Cancer Patient Authors Guest Editorial

June 25 - Susan Stansbury, a pancreatic cancer patient who is being treated at Froedtert & MCW, authored a guest editorial in the Green Bay Press Gazette that provides background information on pancreatic cancer. Green Bay Press Gazette

Identical twins needed to study effects of genes and environment on blood pressure

June 23 - Froedtert Hospital and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) are recruiting identical twins for a clinical study that will determine what kind of modifications to one’s genetic code would lead to higher blood pressures. Mingyu Liang, PhD, professor of Physiology, and Srividya Kidambi MD, assistant professor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin, are the lead investigators for the study.

Dr. Munoz-Price Says Protective Clothes Not Needed when Visiting MRSA Patients

June 24 - Dr. Silvia Munoz-Price (Institute for Health & Society – Epidemiology; Medicine – Infectious Disease) authored a report in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology said that visitors to patients with MRSA or VRE do not need to wear protective gowns and gloves. Health Facilities Management

Contact Us

Department of Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
CLCC – 5th Floor
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Administrative Offices
(414) 805-0509

Medicine Divisions

Medicine Site Map

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-8296
Directions & Maps
© 2015

Page Updated 05/14/2015