Bernd F. Remler, MD

Bernd Remler, MD

Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Chief, Neurology


The Eye Institute
925 N. 87th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Maps and Directions

Central Scheduling: (414) 955-2020

Best Doctors 2017-2018


"Neuro-ophthalmologists are 'physicians who make neurological diagnoses based on the eye examination.' This 50-plus-year-old statement still describes best what we do. The eye can indeed be a window to the brain."


Patient Care Emphasis

  • Acute Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (AION)
  • Blepharospasm
  • Chronic Migraine
  • Diplopia
  • Double Vision
  • Drusen
  • Eye Movement & Pupils Disorders
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Irregular Pupils
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Motility Disorder
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Nerve Disorders
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Sudden Vision Loss
  • Visual Disturbances Associated w/ Headache d/o
  • Visual Field Defects

Honors and Society Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • North American Neuro-ophthalmological Society
  • Upper Midwest Neuro-ophthalmology Group
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • Wisconsin Neurological Society
  • Milwaukee Ophthalmological Society


  • MD, Justus Liebig Universitaet, Giessen, Germany

Postgraduate Training

  • Ophthalmology Residency, University Hospitals, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
  • Neurology Residency, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH
  • Epilepsy and Electro Encephalography Fellowship, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH
  • Neuro-ophthalmology Fellowship, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH

Recent Publications


Revised Nov. 2017