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When it comes to healthcare, the Wauwatosa community is covered. In addition to hosting a highly-acclaimed medical complex and scores of physicians and specialists, the city’s proximity to Milwaukee offers even more of a choice for accessing renowned healthcare facilities, clinics and doctors.

Wauwatosa is home to the state’s largest academic healthcare complex, located at the 250-acre Milwaukee Regional Medical Center (MRMC) campus. Among the major tenants are Froedtert Hospital, the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, as well as the Curative Rehabilitation Center, the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division and BloodCenter of Wisconsin.

Froedtert Hospital

Froedtert Hospital, with 486 beds, allies with the Medical College of Wisconsin to provide expertise and dedication to patient wellness. This partnership forms the region’s sole academic medical center, which features the only adult Level I Trauma Center in the region and pioneering programs in cancer, cardiovascular, stroke, epilepsy, emergency trauma medicine and other disease care. The regional referral center regularly earns local and national recognitions from such reputable sources as U.S. News & World Report, the American Stroke Association, BlueCross BlueShield and the University HealthSystem Consortium, to name a few. In addition to the hospital campus, Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin operate numerous off-site locations throughout the area, with many positioned within Wauwatosa.

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is one of the country’s best pediatric medical facilities. It has been rated No. 3 in the U.S. by Parents magazine and is listed as one of the best children’s hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report. This private, independent, not-for-profit children’s hospital is a major teaching affiliate of the Medical College of Wisconsin and hosts a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, along with several regional centers, including: the Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, the Herma Heart Center, the Wisconsin Poison Center, the Center for Craniofacial Disorders, the Pediatric Epilepsy Center and the Genetics Center. Joining Children’s Hospital in its mission of care is the Ronald McDonald House, which is dedicated to easing the burden of families whose lives have been disrupted as a result of their child’s illness or injury by providing a home away from home and outreach to those families.

Outside of the MRMC, Wauwatosa is the proud home of the Wisconsin Heart Hospital. Part of the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare network, the Wisconsin Heart Hospital provides a list of state-of-the-art cardiovascular services to southeastern Wisconsin, which includes an accredited Chest Pain Center, cardiac catheterization, emergency care, imaging and diagnostics, surgery, heart care and vascular services. The 60-bed specialty care cardiovascular hospital ranks in the top one percent in the nation for patient satisfaction (Press Ganey).

Part of the esteemed Wisconsin health provider, Aurora Health Care, West Allis Memorial Hospital is a full-service community hospital that offers a comprehensive list of services and programs. The hospital provides everything from cardiac care and rehabilitation and medical/surgery to pulmonary medicine and rehabilitation and radiology. Its Emergency Room treats more than 30,000 patients each year and is staffed with physicians representing a host of specialties 24/7. Hailing as the first of its type in Wisconsin, the Aurora Women’s Pavilion supplies a large selection of women’s services including comprehensive breast services, the Center for Continence and Pelvic Floor Disorders, the Digestive Health Center, Aurora Fertility Services, gynecological cancer services, Heart WATCH, the Optimal Health and Wellness Center and the Center for Sexual Health and Wellness. The Pavilion also houses an excellent birthing center, offering prenatal care, labor, delivery and recovery, Newborn Intensive Care Unit, high-risk pregnancy services, postpartum care and educational classes.

Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center provides remarkable treatment options and experienced physician specialists, and has earned its reputation as Wisconsin’s leading medical center. Internationally known for expertise in heart care, Aurora St. Luke’s ranks as a top-10 center in the world for minimally invasive, robotically assisted heart surgery. Cancer patients can expect access to cutting-edge technologies like Cyberknife, which can eliminate what were once considered inoperable tumors. And Aurora St. Luke’s is the state’s leading destination for neuroscience care. Aurora St. Luke’s is also the site of the acclaimed Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic.

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