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Kerschner Joseph E MD


Joseph E. Kerschner, MD

Provost, Executive Vice President, Medical School of Wisconsin; Dean, School of Medicine; Professor


  • Microbiology & Immunology

Contact 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.

General Interests

Pediatric Otolaryngology, Communication Sciences, Microbiology & Immunology


MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1990

Research Interests

Pediatric Otolaryngology

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