Hesham Soliman, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor; Director, Spinal Oncology Program; Associate Director, Spine Fellowship Program
- Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
- 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
- Milwaukee, WI 53226
I believe in a patient-centered, multi-faceted approach to spine disease. Providing continuous optimal care is my mission as is mentoring residents and medical students. I always put myself in my patients’ shoes and make sure I do right by them.
Diseases and Conditions
- Back Pain
- Disc Herniations
- Neck Pain
- Spinal Infection
- Spinal Stenosis and Instability
- Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors
- Spinal Fractures
- Degenerative Spine Disease
- Vascular Malformations of the Spine
Treatments and Services
- Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation
- Spine Reconstruction
- Spine Surgery
- Spine Decompression
- Image Guided Surgery
Patients Ages Seen
- Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
- Community Memorial Hospital – Menomonee Falls
Dr. Hesham Soliman graduated Medical School at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. Upon completion of his Neurosurgery internship and residency at the University of Kansas Medical Center, he passed his written boards which rendered him a Board Eligible Neurosurgeon. He then completed Fellowships in Complex Spine Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Spine Oncology and Minimally Invasive/Endoscopic Spine Surgery at Brown University, and Functional Neurosurgery and Pain at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Soliman has special expertise in Spine Tumor management, navigation-based and minimally invasive surgery, and is currently one of few endoscopic spine surgeons in Wisconsin.
He is involved in many neurosurgery societies and has many published peer reviewed papers and chapters. He has been an appointed faculty member at the Medical College of Wisconsin since 2015.
Education and Training
Doctor of Medicine - Ain Shams Medical School - Cairo (2002)
Masters of Surgery - Ain Shams Medical School - Cairo (2006)
Fellowship in Spine Oncology - Brown University - Providence, RI (2016-2017)
Fellowship in Complex Spine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2015-2016)
Fellowship in Functional Neurology - Cleveland Clinic - Cleveland, OH (2007-2008)
Residency in Neurosurgery - University of Kansas - Lawrence City, KS (2009-2015)
Residency in Neurosurgery - Ain Shams Medical School - Cairo (2003-2007)
(Shabani S, Kaushal M, Soliman HM, Nguyen HS, Aarabi B, Fehlings MG, Kotter M, Kwon BK, Harrop J, Kurpad SN.) J Neurotrauma. 2019 Jun 21.
(Soliman H, Fridley J, Telfeian A, Choi DB, Galgano M, Kosztowski T, Gokaslan ZL, Oyelese AA.) World Neurosurg. 2019 Feb;122:e1228-e1239.
(Rao A, Soliman H, Kaushal M, Motovylyak O, Vedantam A, Budde MD, Schmit B, Wang M, Kurpad SN.) Neurosurgery. 2018 10 01;83(4):753-760.
(Sami MT, Gattozzi DA, Soliman HM, Reeves AR, Moran CJ, Camarata PJ, Ebersole KC.) Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2018 06;169:154-160.
(Nguyen HS, Choi H, Kurpad S, Soliman H.) World Neurosurg. 2017 Sep;105:1039.e1-1039.e5.
(Nguyen HS, Soliman H, Kurpad S.) J Craniovertebr Junction Spine. 2017 Jan-Mar;8(1):74-78.
(Soliman HM, Nguyen HS, Banerjee A, Pintar F, Yoganandan N, Kurpad S, Maiman D.) Traffic Inj Prev. 2016 09;17 Suppl 1:11-5.
(Nguyen HS, Soliman HM, Patel M, Li L, Kurpad S, Maiman D.) World Neurosurg. 2016 Sep;93:50-4.
(Soliman HM, Nguyen H, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Kurpad SN, Maiman DJ.) Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug;63 Suppl 1:170-1.
(Darling WG, Morecraft RJ, Rotella DL, Pizzimenti MA, Ge J, Stilwell-Morecraft KS, Zhang H, Soliman H, Seecharan D, Edwards I, McNeal D, Nudo RJ, Cheney P.) Exp Brain Res. 2014 Dec;232(12):3929-38.
(Soliman HM, Arnold PM, Madarang EJ.) J Spinal Cord Med. 2013 May;36(3):247-9.
(Liu JK, Soliman H, Machado A, Deogaonkar M, Rezai AR.) J Neurosurg. 2012 Mar;116(3):525-8.