Gregory J. Griepentrog, MD

Gregory Griepentrog, MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences


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

Moorland Reserve Health Center
4805 S. Moorland Road
New Berlin, WI 53151

Westbrook Health Center
2315 E. Moreland Blvd.
Waukesha, WI 53186

Maps and Directions

Central Scheduling: (414) 955-2020


Dr. Gregory J. Griepentrog is a fellowship-trained, board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in ophthalmic facial surgery (also known as oculoplastic and orbital surgery). This area includes medically necessary eyelid surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, thyroid eye disease and orbital and lacrimal (tear duct) disease. Dr. Griepentrog is a Milwaukee native and completed his medical degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and ophthalmology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He served as a faculty member at the Mayo Clinic before returning to the University of Wisconsin-Madison to complete a two-year fellowship sponsored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS).


Patient Care Emphasis

  • Reconstructive Eyelid and Eyebrow Surgery
  • Cosmetic Eyelid and Eyebrow Surgery
  • Eyelid Lesion Removal
  • Reconstruction after Skin Cancer Removal
  • Orbital Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Botox Injections
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Spasm/Blepharospasm
  • Orbital Tumors and Inflammations
  • Thyroid Eye Disease

Honors and Society Memberships

  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Member, Milwaukee Ophthalmological Society
  • Member, International Thyroid Eye Disease Society


  • MD, University of Wisconsin Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison , WI

Postgraduate Training

  • Internship, Aurora St. Luke's Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Fellowship, Oculoplastic and Facial Cosmetic Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI

Recent Publications


Updated Feb. 2018