Joanne M Lagatta, MD

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF WISCONSIN SINCE 2009
Assistant professor, the Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Locations

8915 W. Connell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 266-6820

Overview

Dr. Lagatta is a board certified neonatologist. In addition to her medical training, she has a Master’s degree in epidemiology and conducts research analyzing data on outcomes of infants with chronic lung disease. She has a special interest in research on how to best plan the transition to home for infants with medical needs who are preparing to leave the NICU. She especially enjoys her role in the NICU advocating for patients and families who are trying to coordinate plans between multiple health care providers.

Certifications
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics - General
Areas of Interest
  • Neonatology
  • Outcomes after leaving the NICU
  • Chronic lung disease

Education & Awards

Education
  • 2003, UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, MD
Residency
  • 2006, University of Chicago Medical Center - Pediatrics
Fellowship
  • 2009, University of Chicago Medical Center - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Awards
  • Milwaukee Top Doctors 2012

Research & Publications

Publications