Joseph E. Kerschner, MD

Joseph Kerschner, MD    

Dean and Executive Vice President of Medical College of Wisconsin
Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences
Medical College of Wisconsin

Patient Care Information


Dr. Kerschner is a board-certified Otolaryngologist with fellowship training in pediatric otolaryngology. Clinical interests include all aspects of diseases of the head and neck in children with special emphasis on otitis media and ear disease, pediatric head and neck neoplasm's and congenital malformations, maxillofacial trauma, pediatric airway difficulties and laryngotracheal reconstruction. He has funding from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to investigate the causes of and potential new treatments for ear infections. 

Patient Care Emphasis

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Otitis Media
  • Pediatric and Neonatal Airway Difficulties
  • Laryngotracheal Reconstruction
  • Pediatric Head and Neck Neoplasms and Congenital Anomalies
  • Maxillofacial Trauma in Children
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Apparatus (BAHA) for Hearing Loss. Osteointegrated Implants for Prosthetic Ears 

Board Certification

Clinical Practice

  • Patient Age: 1-18
  • Joined MCW: 1998 

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1990
  • Residency, University of South Florida, Tampa, 1996
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 1996-1998

Scheduling Information

  • Toll Free: 877.607.5280
  • Children's Hospital: 414.607.5280 

Clinical Practice Locations

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
9000 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226
Phone: 414.266.6486
Fax: 414.266.2693

New Berlin Specialty Clinic
4855 S Moorland Rd
New Berlin, Wisconsin 53151
Phone: 262.432.7703
Fax: 262.432.7798



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8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-8296
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