Headache Medicine Physician

November 6, 2019




Opportunity to join the largest headache medicine program in Wisconsin. The Department of Neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is offering the opportunity to join a team of 4 board-certified headache medicine faculty physicians and 2 advanced practice providers in an academic headache medicine practice at Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin. Position highlights include:

  • Exclusively headache medicine ambulatory practice
  • UCNS accredited Headache Medicine fellowship
  • Active clinical trials and research unit
  • Train neurology residents
  • Part of a comprehensive neurosciences team including, neurosurgery, neuropsychology, neuro-ophthalmology and social work.

The candidate will join the MCW Department of Neurology with over 70 faculty members providing extensive subspecialty and research support. The section of Headache Medicine has become the number 1 reason for patient visits to the Department of Neurology. The program offers a comprehensive program working with the Departments of Behavioral Medicine, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with their active Spine Care program and minor Traumatic Brain Injury program and Otolaryngology.


  • MD/DO
  • UCNS Headache Medicine Board Certification or Board Eligible
  • Successful record of clinical excellence, research, and leadership, with a strong interest in teaching
  • Wisconsin licensure or eligible

About MCW
MCW is a major academic medical center; the largest research institution in the Milwaukee metro area and second largest in Wisconsin. In fiscal year 2014-15, faculty received approximately $158 million in external support for research, teaching, training and related purposes, of which approximately $85 million is from the National Institute of Health.

MCW is a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative, patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve.

About Milwaukee
Located along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is one of America’s great cities, combining a dynamic urban community with a rich cultural heritage with access to parks, rivers, and other outdoor recreation. Milwaukee is the largest city in Wisconsin and the 23rd largest city in the United States. It is home to corporate headquarters for industry leaders including Northwestern Mutual, Johnson Controls, Manpower, Harley Davidson, and others. Milwaukee is a popular venue for sailing, windsurfing, kite-surfing, ethnic dining, and cultural festivals; the city is recognized for its museums, fine dining and hotels, professional sports, gardens and parks, and Milwaukee County Zoological Gardens. The population of the City of Milwaukee is approximately 600,000 and approximately 1.8 million people live in the greater Milwaukee area.


Interested candidates should send CV to:

Brad Christensen
Physician Recruiter
Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Suite E5200
Milwaukee, WI  53150