Bernd F. Remler, MD

Bernd F. Remler, MD

Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology
Chief, Section of Neurology

"Neuroophthalmologists are “physicians who make neurological diagnoses based on the eye examination”. This 50 plus year old statement still describes best what we do. The eye can indeed be a window to the brain. "

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Eye Institute

(414) 955-2020

Neuroscience Center - Froedtert Specialty Clinics

(414) 805-8710




  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology

Board Certification

  • Neurology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Diseases & Conditions

  • Acute Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (AION)
  • Blepharospasm
  • Chronic Migraine
  • Diplopia
  • Double Vision
  • Drusen
  • Eye Movement & Pupils Disorders
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Irregular Pupils
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Motility Disorder
  • Optic Atrophy
  • Optic Nerve Disorders
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Sudden Vision Loss
  • Visual Distubancses Associated w/ Headache d/o
  • Visual Field Defects

Treatments & Services

  • Botox for Migraine or Other Headache
  • Injection Treatments
  • Management of Visual Disorders
  • Schirmer's Test

Clinic Locations

Eye Institute - Froedtert

925 North 87th Street
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(414) 955-2020
Fax:(414) 955-6300
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Neurosciences - Froedtert Specialty Clinics

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(414) 805-8710
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Dr. Remler straddles the two specialties of Neurology and Ophthalmology. He sees patients both at the Eye Institute and in the Neuroscience Clinic at Froedtert Specialty Clinics. He treats visual problems arising in the context of nervous system disorders. He also does evaluations and management of complex visual and eye movement disorders.

Education / Training
  • Doctor of Medicine - Justus Liebig Universitat - Giessen, Germany (1978)
  • Residency in Ophthalmology - Armed Forces Central Hospital - Koblenz, Germany (1979-1982)
  • Residency in Ophthalmology - University Hospitals - Frankfurt, Germany (1982-1983)
  • Residency in Neurology - University Hospitals of Cleveland - OH (1983-1986)
  • Fellowship in EEG/Epilepsy - University Hospitals of Cleveland - OH (1986-1987)
  • Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology - University Hospitals of Cleveland - OH (1987-1988)

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