Joseph E. Kerschner, MD, FACS, FAAP



  • Children's Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Froedtert Hospital
  • Children's Wisconsin Clinics - New Berlin
  • Otolaryngology and Comm. Sciences - Children's


  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology


  • English

General Interests

Pediatric Otolaryngology, Communication Sciences, Microbiology & Immunology


  • MD - Doctor of Medicine
  • FACS - Fellow in the American College of Surgeons
  • FAAP- Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics


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 particular emphasis on ear infections and other ear diseases in children. He has funding from the National Institute of Health (NIH) to investigate the causes of and potential new treatments for ear infections.

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