Kimberly E. Stepien, MD

Kimberly E. Stepien, MD

Associate Professor

"Working together to help individuals better understand their disease and treatment options so they can make informed decisions about their care is very important to me. As a retina specialist, I see many individuals with vision-threatening diseases. My goal is to provide individualized, innovative care that gives each patient the best chance at maintaining or improving their vision."

Request Appointment Online
Eye Institute

(414) 955-2020

Westbrook Health Center

(262) 532-5700




  • Ophthalmology

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital

Patient Ages Seen

  • Infant
  • Child
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Diseases & Conditions

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diseases of the Retina and Vitreous
  • Hereditary and Degenerative Eye Disease
  • Retinal Vascular Disease
  • Uveitis

Clinic Locations

Eye Institute - Froedtert

925 North 87th Street
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(414) 955-2020
Fax:(414) 955-6300
Get Directions

Westbrook Health Center

2315 E. Moreland Blvd.
Waukesha WI,  53186
Phone:(262) 532-5700
Get Directions



Dr. Kimberly Stepien is an ophthalmologist with subspecialty training in medical retinal diseases such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and inherited retinal degenerations. Dr. Stepien earned her bachelor’s degree and medical degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed her ophthalmology residency at Albany Medical Center in New York and fellowship training at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida.  Dr. Stepien is currently an associate professor of ophthalmology at the Medical College of Wisconsin and has been honored as one of the “Best Doctors in America.” Originally from Wisconsin, Dr. Stepien is glad to be home again among her fellow Wisconsinites. When not taking care of eyeballs, she enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husband and twin daughters by biking, running, cross-country skiing, and sledding.

Education / Training
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Wisconsin Medical School - Madison (2002)
  • Internship - Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center - La Crosse, WI (2002-2003)
  • Residency in Ophthalmology - Albany Medical Center - NY (2003-2006)
  • Fellowship in Medical Retina - Bascom Palmer Eye Institute - Miami, FL (2006-2007)
© 2016 Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226