Richard J Berens, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 1989
Professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 266-3560

Overview

Best Doctors 2013My love for pediatric anesthesiology and critical care stems from a keen interest to provide for others the care I would like delivered to my own children.

Certifications
Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Anesthesiology
  • Side effects of ICU therapy
  • Drug tolerance in Pediatrics
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Children

Education & Awards

Education
  • 1984, Medical College of Wisconsin, MD
Residency
  • 1987, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 1989, Medical College of Wisconsin
Fellowship
  • 1991, Medical College of Wisconsin
Awards
  • 1991 Elaine Kohler Humanitarian Award
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
    Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
  • 2004 – 2012 “Best Doctors” for Anesthesiology
  • 2004 - 2012 “Best Doctors” for Pediatric Specialist
  • 2005 “Guide to America’s Top Physicians”
  • 2005 “Guide to America’s Top Pediatricians”
  • 2010 – 2012 “Excellence in Teaching” Award Medical College of Wisconsin
  • 2011- 2012 “Top Doctors” for Anesthesiology

Research & Publications

Research
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Pediatrics
  • Management of Hypoplastic Left Heart Palliation using NIRS Technology
  • Opiate Tolerance and Management of Withdrawal in Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Development of a Surgical Phantom for ECMO cannulation and maintenance
  • Development of a modifiable remotely controlled ECMO circuit for operative simulation
  • Use of 4 organ assessment for further differentiation of ASA severity score
Publications