Jeremy T Affolter, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2011
Assistant professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(877) 607-5280

Overview

Dr. Affolter is a board certified pediatric intensivist and cardiologist with expertise in the management of children with congenital and acquired heart disease. His areas of interest include management of children with complex congenital heart disease, especially those patients with single ventricle physiology such as hypoplastic left heart syndrome. In addition to contributing to the care of such patients in the interstage period, he also evaluates children in the outpatient setting with general cardiovascular concerns.

Dr. Affolter is interested in how a child’s immune system reacts to cardiac surgery and to cardiopulmonary bypass. He is also interested in how the growing population of adults in the pediatric intensive care unit can receive optimal medical care. Dr. Affolter assists in the education of medical trainees, including medical students, pediatric residents, and critical care and cardiology fellows.

Certifications
Internal Medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics
Areas of Interest
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac critical care
  • Interstage home monitoring
  • Single ventricle heart disease

Education & Awards

Education
  • 2002, University of Kansas School of Medicine, MD
Residency
  • 2006, Children's Mercy Hospital (Kansas City, MO) - Med-Peds
Fellowship
  • 2011, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (Dallas, TX) - Ped Cardiology
  • 2009, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (Dallas, TX) - Ped Critical Care
Awards
  • Milwaukee Top Doctors 2012

Research & Publications

Publications