Christopher Lawton, MD

Assistant Professor


  • Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
  • 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine

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I believe that when patients and families are faced with any form of serious illness, it is critical that they have a care team who are dedicated to meeting all their health needs: physical, emotional and spiritual. In palliative care it is our privilege to provide this type of care, to ensure that patients live with as much quality of life as possible no matter where they are in the course of their illness. In my practice I strive to maintain strong lines of communication with my patients, to get to know the whole person as well as family and loved ones, and to deliver the highest quality care that current medical science can offer.


Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English
  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Clinic Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

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Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons - New York, NY (2012)
Residency in Internal Medicine - New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center - New York, NY (2012-2015)
Fellowship in Hospice & Palliative Medicine - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - New York, NY (2015-2016)