Dr. Barthel graduated from the Marquette School of Medicine in 1970 and completed his Pediatric Residency at the University of Illinois and Psychiatric Residency at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor - where he also completed his Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship in 1978.
From Fall 2012 to Summer 2016, Dr. Barthel was caring for patients exclusively via a telemedicine practice based at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Offices at the Tosa Health Center in Wauwatosa. His patients were at a clinic in Appleton.
He is now in transition with new half-time practice opportunities being assessed by the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Children’s Specialty Group and the MCW Division of Child Psychiatry.
His clinical interests are in the autism spectrum disorders, other developmental disabilities and the mental health issues associated with chronic illness in children and adolescents.