Welcome to the
Department of Surgery

Douglas B. Evans, MD

Douglas B. Evans, MD
Donald C. Ausman Family Foundation Professor of Surgery and Chair

Welcome to the Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Surgery. This site will give you some idea of our environment and our accomplishments. If you desire a career in surgery, are a good student and are willing to work hard to become the best possible surgeon, please visit and talk with us about your future in surgery. We invite you to learn more about the residency program by selecting Education, about our departmental structure by selecting Divisions, about our Faculty and their Research by selecting the respective links.

We invite you to learn more about the Medical College and explore the city of Milwaukee through the links provided.

Dr. Evans' profile and selected articles...

MCW on the RADIO

Join us on Saturday, July 7 at 4 pm on NEWS/TALK 1130 WISN for the next program of “The Word on Medicine” supported by Selig Leasing Co., and produced by the Department of Surgery. This multidisciplinary, bi-weekly radio show will highlight innovation and discovery across MCW – how knowledge changes life!

The next show will be focused on Melanoma: a discussion with medical experts and patients on the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma. The show will also feature the stories of three grateful patients who were willing to share their stories.

Panelists for this show include:

  • Dr. Callisia Clarke
  • Dr. Amy Harker-Murray
  • Dr. Kara Walton
  • Dr. Julia Kasprzak
  • Tanya Radke, APNP
  • Debbie Grant, OTR

Right after the show on Melanoma, at 5 pm we are airing a replay of the show focused on Survivorship (Part 1) with medical experts and patients discussing the diagnosis and treatment of breast and pancreatic cancer.

Panelists for this show include:

  • Dr. Caitlin Patten
  • Elizabeth Krzywda, MSN, ANP
  • Mr. Baseball, Bob Uecker! 

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Contact Us

Medical College of Wisconsin
Department of Surgery
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-5700


Below is a listing of upcoming events. View the complete Calendar.

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Surgery Research Conference "Division of Education Research Update" Aug. 8

Wednesday, August 085:00 PMCancer Center, Conference Room M

Surgery Research Conference Specialty Presentation "Academic Metrics: Understanding H-index and Blue Ridge NIH Award Rankings" Aug. 15

Wednesday, August 155:00 PMMedical College of Wisconsin, Hub for Collaborative Medicine, A1015/A1035