Yvonne E Chiu, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2010
Assistant professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 266-6430
(877) 607-5280 (appointment)
8500 75th St Ste 101
Kenosha, WI 53142-8213
4855 S Moorland Rd
New Berlin, WI 53151

Overview

Dr. Chiu is a fellowship-trained and board-certified pediatric dermatologist.  Her research and clinical interests are in morphea, also called localized scleroderma.  She also has interests in rheumatologic conditions such as lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis.  In addition to taking care of patients and performing cutting-edge research, Dr. Chiu is passionate about training the next generation of doctors by teaching medical students and residents.

Dr. Chiu strongly believes that the best care possible for each child comes from a strong partnership between families and the doctor.  She provides the medical expertise and guidance to empower each family to make the best decisions for their child’s health.

Certifications
Pediatric Dermatology, Dermatology
Areas of Interest
  • Dermatology
  • General dermatology
  • Morphea
  • Rheumatologic disease

Education & Awards

Education
  • 2006, Keck School of Medicine of the USC, MD
Residency
  • 2010, Medical College of Wisconsin
Fellowship
  • 2011, Medical College of Wisconsin
Awards
  • Best Doctors in Milwaukee 2012
  • Dermatology Foundation Fellowship in Pediatric Dermatology
  • Society for Pediatric Dermatology William Weston Award
  • American Academy of Dermatology Academic Leadership Development Program

Research & Publications

Research
  • Genetics of Morphea, principal investigator
  • Variable response to propranolol treatment of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma, tufted angioma, and Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon.
  • A significant proportion of pediatric morphea en coup de sabre and Parry-Romberg syndrome patients have neuroimaging findings.
  • Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration does not correlate with atopic dermatitis severity.
  • Demographic and clinical characteristics of cutaneous lupus erythematosus at a paediatric dermatology referral centre.
  • Risk factors for morphoea disease severity: a retrospective review of 114 paediatric patients.
Publications