Omar X Ali, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2006
Associate professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office locations

8915 W. Connell Ct.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 266-6750
(877) 607-5280 (appointment)
130 Second St
Neenah, WI 54956

Overview

Services

Dr. Ali has been a pediatric endocrinologist at Children's since 2006 and loves working here and living in Wisconsin. He sees patients for all endocrine conditions (e.g. diabetes, growth disorders, thyroid disorders, etc.) and has a special interest in lipid disorders, obesity, insulin resistance and genetics. He has conducted NIH-funded research into the genetics and epigenetics of obesity and metabolic syndrome and this continues to be a focus of his research and teaching. He has also been listed as one of Milwaukee's best doctors in 2015 and 2016.

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Certifications
Pediatric Endocrinology, Pediatrics - General
Areas of interest
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Lipid disorders
  • Sexual development disorders
  • Endocrinology

Education and awards

Education
  • 1986, King Edward Medical College (Lahore, Pakistan), MBBS
Residency
  • 1990, Jersey City Med Ctr (Jersey City, NJ) - Pediatrics
Fellowship
  • 1991, Childrens Hospital (Pittsburgh, PA) - Pediatrics
  • 2006, University of California (Los Angeles, CA) - Ped Endocrinology
Awards
  • Best Doctors List 2015, 2016

Research and publications

Research

Growth hormone, bone density, genetics of type 2 diabetes, epigenetics of type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome.

Publications