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Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Closing date
Aug 1, 2024

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Surgery, Surgery, Orthopedic
Full Time
Position Type

The Medical College of Wisconsin is seeking a highly skilled and dedicated Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in the sub-specialty area of Foot and Ankle. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join our esteemed institution as a faculty physician. As a member of our renowned Orthopaedic Surgery Department, you will contribute to our mission of providing exceptional patient care, education, and research.

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at MCW includes 34 clinical faculty members, 4 active research faculty members, 24 advanced practice providers, 25 residents and 4 fellows. Affiliated clinical sites include Froedtert Hospital, Children s Hospital of Wisconsin (CHW), Zablocki Veterans Administration Medical Center (VAMC), Community Memorial Hospital, and several ambulatory surgery centers in SE Wisconsin. The faculty and APP s provide more than 79,000 outpatient visits and 7,300 surgeries annually.


  • Provide comprehensive orthopaedic care to patients with foot and ankle conditions, including both surgical and non-surgical treatments.
  • Develop and implement individualized treatment plans tailored to each patient's needs, in accordance with the best practices and evidence-based medicine.
  • Perform surgical procedures related to foot and ankle conditions, including arthroscopy, joint replacements, fusions, and corrective osteotomies.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, such as physical therapists and podiatrists, to ensure comprehensive care and optimal patient outcomes.
  • Participate in the education and training of medical students, residents, and fellows, providing instruction and mentorship in the field of foot and ankle orthopaedic surgery.
  • Serve as a role model and mentor for junior faculty, residents, and medical students, fostering a supportive and collaborative learning environment.


  • Medical degree (MD or DO) and completion of an accredited residency program in Orthopaedic Surgery.
  • Board certification or eligibility in Orthopaedic Surgery.
  • Sub-specialty fellowship training in Foot and Ankle Surgery.
  • Eligibility for medical licensure in the state of Wisconsin.

The Medical College of Wisconsin offers a competitive salary and benefits package, along with ample opportunities for professional growth, research collaboration, and career advancement. Join our dynamic team of clinicians, educators, and researchers dedicated to advancing the field of orthopaedic surgery and improving patient outcomes.

Medical College of Wisconsin

MCW is a major academic medical center; the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin. In fiscal year 2014-15, faculty received approximately $158 million in external support for research, teaching, training and related purposes, of which approximately $85 million is from the National Institute of Health.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is one of America s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and the 23rd largest city in the United States. It is home to corporate headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Harley Davidson, and others. Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, windsurfing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining and hotels, professional sports, gardens and parks, and Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens. The population of the City of Milwaukee is approximately 600,000 and approximately 1.8 million people live in the greater Milwaukee area.

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace that includes individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We believe that embracing human differences is critical to realize our vision of a healthier world, and we recognize that a healthy and thriving community starts from within. We strive to integrate our human and social differences into MCW s functioning, strategies and culture to create a diverse and equitable workplace. If you believe embracing individuality and working together makes us stronger, then MCW is the place for you. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The Medical College of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

To apply, please submit your CV, and cover letter Jennifer Scherer, CPRP, Senior Physician Recruiter,


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