Jessica Hanley, MD

Assistant Professor


  • Center For Advanced Care - Froedtert Hospital
  • 8900 West Doyne Ave.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

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It is a privilege to be entrusted with the health and functional recovery of a patient. I want to make sure my patients feel that their problems are heard and understood, so that together, we can make the right treatment decision for them.


Diseases and Conditions

  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Elbow, Forearm, Wrist and Hand Disorders
  • Hand Trauma
  • Nerve Compression Syndrome
  • Fracture-Hand
  • Fractures
  • Congenital Hand/Upper Limb Differences
  • Upper Limb Sports Injury
  • Vascular Trauma

Treatments and Services

  • Arthroscopy
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Tendon Repair and Reconstruction
  • Nerve Repair
  • Tendon Transfer

Patients Ages Seen

  • Infant
  • Child
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
  • Children's Wisconsin - Milwaukee – Milwaukee

Clinic Locations

Orthopaedic Center - Children's

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Jessica M Hanley, MD is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital and the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Hanley is originally from Michigan and graduated with highest honors from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She earned her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 2013 and completed residency at the University of Iowa, one of the nation's top orthopaedic surgery training programs. She most recently completed a fellowship in Adult and Pediatric Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at Harvard/Brigham & Women’s and Boston Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Hanley joined the Orthopaedic Surgery Department at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2019. She treats a broad spectrum of adult and pediatric hand and upper extremity conditions, with a particular interest in pediatric upper limb trauma and congenital hand differences. She has multiple peer-reviewed publications and has presented at many national and regional orthopedic surgery conferences. She is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), Mid-America Orthopaedic Association (MAOA) and Pediatric Hand Study Group.


Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2013)
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery - University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics - Iowa City, IA (2013-2018)
Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School - Boston, MA (2018-2019)