Matthew Karafin, MD, MS

Associate Professor


  • Pathology - Froedtert Hospital
  • 900 N. 92nd St.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Pathology - Anatomic
  • Pathology - Clinical
  • Transfusion Medicine


Treatments and Services

  • Therapeutic Apheresis

Patients Ages Seen

  • Infant
  • Child
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Clinic Locations


Dr. Karafin's major responsibilities include Transfusion service work and instruction of medical students, residents, and fellows in general pathology and Transfusion Medicine. He oversees the Blood Bank and Therapeutic apheresis services for Froedtert Hospital and the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine - Iowa City, IA (2007)
Residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology - Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD (2007-2012)
Fellowship in Transfusion Medicine - Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD (2010-2011)
Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Science - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2013-2015)