Robert Blank, MD, PhD

Robert Blank, MD, PhD

Chief and Professor

"I am a physician-scientist and my medical practice is focused on metabolic bone disease. My approach is to evaluate thoroughly, treat underlying problems when identified, and to focus on fracture prevention and maximization of function and independence. "

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  • Endocrinology

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Diseases & Conditions

  • Bone Complications of Other Diseases
  • Bone Disease
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hyper/Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Kidney Stones
  • Mastocytosis Related Bone Disease
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Paget’s Disease of Bone
  • Post-Transplant Osteoporosis
  • Rare Bone Disease
  • Vitamin D Problems

Clinic Locations

Endocrinology - Froedtert

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(414) 805-6550
Fax:(414) 456-6210
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Dr. Robert Blank is Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Endocrinology Division at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Previously, he spent 12 years at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, where he was Associate Professor of Medicine and Associate Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program.

Throughout his career, Dr. Blank has been actively engaged in education. At the University of Wisconsin, in addition to his role in the Medical Scientist Training Program, he was a trainer in the Cellular and Molecular Biology, Endocrinology and Reproductive Physiology, Biotechnology, and the Vascular Surgery Research training programs. He was the moderator of ICTR KL2 Scholars manuscript and grant writing workshops and a member of the Institute on Aging. He is the author of several articles on educational topics.

Education / Training
  • MD, PhD - New York University School of Medicine - New York City (1988)
  • Internship in Internal Medicine - New York Hospital - NY (1988-1989)
  • Residency in Internal Medicine - New York Hospital - NY (1989-1990)
  • Fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism - New York Hospital/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - NY (1990-1995)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow - Rockefeller University - New York, NY (1990-1996)

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