Gregory J. Griepentrog, MD

Greg Griepentrog, MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Orbital and Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery

(414) 955-2020 
(414) 955-6300 (fax)

The Eye Institute, Froedtert
925 N. 87th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Moorland Reserve Health Center
4805 S. Moorland Road
New Berlin, WI 53151
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Westbrook Health Center
2315 E. Moreland Blvd.
Waukesha, WI 53186
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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 Surgery of the Eyelids
  • Orbital Diseases and Surgery
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid - Related Eye Disease
  • Cosmetic Eyelid & Eyebrow Surgery
  • Facial and Orbital Trauma
  • Reconstruction after Skin Cancer Removal
  • Eyelid Lesion Removal

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
  • 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


Revised March, 2017