Hesham Soliman, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor; Director, Spinal Oncology Program; Associate Director, Spine Fellowship Program


  • Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
  • 8800 West Doyne Ave.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Neurosurgery


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
  • Virtual Visit

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English
  • Arabic

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
  • Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital – Menomonee Falls

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery

Clinic Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

Tosa Health Center

map of clinics' locations


Dr. Hesham Soliman is a board certified, fellowship trained Neurosurgeon at MCW/FMLH. He graduated Medical School at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. Dr. Soliman completed his Neurosurgery internship and residency at the University of Kansas Medical Center. As part of his specialized fellowship training, he completed prestigious 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. He is involved in national and international neurosurgery societies and committees and has many published peer reviewed papers and book 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)
Residency in Neurosurgery - Ain Shams Medical School - Cairo (2003-2007)
Masters of Surgery - Ain Shams Medical School - Cairo (2006)
Fellowship in Functional Neurosurgery and Pain - Cleveland Clinic - Cleveland, OH (2007-2008)
Residency in Neurosurgery - University of Kansas - Lawrence City, KS (2009-2015)
Fellowship in Complex Spine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2015-2016)
Fellowship in Spine Oncology - Brown University - Providence, RI (2016-2017)