Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the Eye Institute

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Best Doctors®

BestDoctors_Logo_2017-2018-2A total of 439 Medical College of Wisconsin faculty physicians, representing 40 specialties and 400 subspecialties, are listed on the Best Doctors® in America list for 2017-2018. The information, compiled by Best Doctors, Inc., includes more physicians from the Medical College than any other group practice or institution in Wisconsin. Medical College physicians account for 45 percent of the 981 Wisconsin physicians listed as Best Doctors. More Best Doctors® practice at two of the Medical College’s major teaching hospital affiliates, Froedtert Hospital and Children's Wisconsin.  

Eye Institute Best Doctors® 2017-2018

Contact Ophthalmology

For patient care inquires, call us at (414) 955-2020 or use MyChart. Email is for research and education inquiries only.

Eye Institute Location

925 N. 87th St.

Milwaukee, WI 53226



(414) 955-2020

(414) 955-6166 (fax)


Continuing Medical Education

Mary Schafer


(414) 955-7840


Medical Education Coordinator

Leslie Bencivenga

lbencive@mcw.edu or Ophth-Residency@mcw.edu


Director of Development - Ophthalmology

Gina Vrtochnick


(414) 805-3309

Refer to Us - Consultation requests

Physician Referral Form (PDF)

Fax to (414) 955-0136


Emergent Requests

Within 48 hours call

(414) 955-2020



Vesper Williams


(414) 955-7862


Advanced Ocular Imaging Program


(414) 955-2647



Juliann Kelly


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