Peter C Frommelt, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 1991
Professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
4855 S Moorland Rd
New Berlin, WI 53151

Overview

Best Doctors 2013Peter Frommelt, MD, has extensive experience in clinical pediatric heart disease and echo research. He directs the pediatric echo research lab at the Medical College of Wisconsin, with a track record of successful extramural funding for the research lab as a core lab for NIH-sponsored research through the Pediatric Heart Network in ground-breaking clinical trials assessing children with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome using echocardiography. He also has experience with and has published on the use of new innovative tools in the echocardiographic assessment of children with and without congenital heart disease.

Certifications
Pediatric Cardiology
Areas of Interest
  • Cardiology
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Echocardiography

Education & Awards

Education
  • 1985, University of Iowa (Iowa City, IA), MD
Residency
  • 1988, University of California (Los Angeles, CA)
Fellowship
  • 1991, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)
Awards
  • Best Doctors in America (2000-present)
  • Resident of the Year, UCLA Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics
  • Outstanding Teacher of Medical Students, Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics
  • Standing Ovation Award, Medical College of Wisconsin Student Assembly
  • Clinic Scholarship Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Outstanding Teacher Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Outstanding Research Award in Pediatric Cardiology, American Heart Association

Research & Publications

Research
  • Single Venticular Reconstruction Trial for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome—2D Core Echo Lab; Pediatric Heart Network, NIH subcontract; Principal Investigator
  • Single Venticular Reconstruction Extension Trial for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome—2D Core Echo Lab; Pediatric Heart Network, NIH subcontract; Principal Investigator
  • Pediatric Echocardiographic Z-score and ECG Normative Database—2D Core Echo Lab; Pediatric Heart Network, NIH subcontract; Principal Investigator
  • A Single arm, prospective, non-randomized, multi-center clinical investigation of the SJM Master Series Rotatable Mechanical Heart Valve for Children; St. Jude Medical; Principal Investigator