Joseph Hine, MD

Assistant Professor


  • Zablocki VA Medical Center
  • 5000 West National Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53295-1000


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Zablocki VA Medical Center

My ultimate goal is to educate my patients on disease prevention. When illness does occur, I strive to provide a clear explanation of diagnostic and treatment options so patients and their families can arrive at the best possible plan that will achieve the goals of care while fitting into their lifestyle.


Diseases and Conditions

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Sepsis
  • Septic Shock
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)

Treatments and Services

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Inpatient Critical Care
  • Telemedicine
  • Inpatient Pulmonary Consults

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
  • Zablocki VA Medical Center – Milwaukee
  • Community Memorial Hospital – Menomonee Falls
  • St. Joseph's Hospital - West Bend – West Bend

Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Clinic Locations

Zablocki VA Medical Center

map of clinics' locations


Joseph J. Hine, MD is a graduate of the University Of Miami School Of Medicine.  He trained in internal medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and completed his fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at MCW as well.  He is board certified in both pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine.

Dr. Hine accepted a faculty position at MCW and began practicing at Froedtert Hospital in 2005.  He specializes in the care of critically ill patients at both the bedside as well as in a telemedicine capacity in the Virtual ICU.  A virtual ICU is a central location that has nurses and physicians providing electronic monitoring of patients located in ICUs across multiple locations.  Providers monitor patients remotely in a Virtual ICU.  His primary interests include sepsis and ARDS as well as patients with asthma, COPD, and lung cancer.


Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine - Miami, FL (1999)
Residency in Internal Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (1999-2002)
Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2002-2005)