Kurt E Hecox, MD,PhD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2006
Medical director, Neurology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Associate professor and chief, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 266-3464
4855 S Moorland Rd
New Berlin, WI 53151

Overview

Best Doctors 2013Kurt E. Hecox, MD, PhD, is a pediatric neurologist at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, associate professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin and member of the Children’s Specialty Group. Dr. Hecox received his medical degree and degree of philosophy from the University of California in San Diego. He then completed a pediatric neurology residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas and a fellowship at University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health. As a leader in pediatric epilepsy, Dr Hecox is a key leader of Children’s Pediatric Neuroscience Center. His primary objectives are to integrate the Center’s current strengths in epilepsy surgery, neuroimaging, computational science, neuropsychology and pediatric neuromonitoring. Together with other colleagues at the Center, he is focused on facilitating greater access to innovative comprehensive care and consultation services in a patient centered and service minded way.

Certifications
Clinical Neurophysiology w/added Competency in Epilepsy Monitoring
Areas of Interest
  • Neuroscience
  • Epilepsy
  • Sensory disorders
  • Complex communication disorders

Education & Awards

Education
  • 1975, University of California (San Diego, CA), MD, PhD
Residency
  • 1979, Parkland Memorial Hosp (Dallas, TX) - Ped Neurology
Fellowship
  • 1995, UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Research & Publications

Publications