Keith T. Oldham, MD

Professor; Marie Z. Uihlein Chair in Pediatric Surgery (CHW); Surgeon-in-Chief (CHW)


  • Surgicenter of Greater Milwaukee
  • 3223 South 103rd St.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53227


  • Pediatric Oncology
  • Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Children's Central Scheduling

Toll Free


Diseases and Conditions

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Pediatric Trauma and Burns
  • Undescended Testis

Treatments and Services

  • Congenital Anomalies and Newborn Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Imperforated Anus Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • NUSS Procedure/Pectus Repair
  • Pediatric Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Prenatal Consults and Neonatal Surgery
  • Proctectomy/Endo-Rectal Pull Through
  • Surgical Critical Care

Patients Ages Seen

  • Infant
  • Child
  • Adolescent


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

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

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Clinic Locations


Dr. Oldham is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia with training in pediatric surgery at the Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has served on the surgical faculties at the University of Michigan and Duke University where he was Professor and Division Chief from 1991 to 1998. In 1998 he was appointed Surgeon in Chief at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and Professor and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Dr. Oldham has served in leadership positions on the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery and other national pediatric surgery associations and authored and edited seven textbooks and more than 100 articles related to pediatric surgery. His interests and expertise reflect a broad range of thoracic and general pediatric surgery. The Division under his direction is committed to comprehensive and service oriented patient care. This is provided using contemporary and innovative techniques derived from close association with research laboratories in Milwaukee and elsewhere in the U.S.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Medical College of Virginia Hospitals - Richmond, VA (1976)
Fellowship in Pediatric General Surgery - Children's Hospital Medical Center - Cincinnati, OH (1981-1983)
Residency - University of Washington Medical Center - Seattle, WA (1977-1980)
Chief Resident - University of Washington Medical Center - Seattle, WA (1980-1981)