Susan Tsai, MD, MHS

Associate Professor


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


  • Surgical Oncology

Established Patient Appointments

New Patient Appointments


Diseases and Conditions

  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Benign Pancreatic Disease

Treatments and Services

  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Melanoma Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreas Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Virtual Visit

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English
  • Taiwanese

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
  • Zablocki VA Medical Center – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

Clinic Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

Zablocki VA Medical Center

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Susan Tsai, MD, MHS holds a joint appointment at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Clement J. Zablocki VA hospital. She specializes in cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, including benign and malignant pancreatic tumors. She coordinates a high risk pancreatic cancer screening clinic and is involved in investigator initiated clinical trials which utilize molecular profiling. Her research interests are in biomarker development for treatment monitoring.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - University of Michigan Medical Center - Ann Arbor, MI (2001)
Residency, General Surgery - University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI (2001-2008)
Fellowship, Surgical Oncology Research - National Cancer Institute - Bethesda, MD (2004-2006)
Fellowship, Surgical Oncology - Johns Hopkins University Hospital - Baltimore, MD (2008-2010)
Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigations - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - Baltimore, MD (2009-2010)