Kathleen K. Christians, MD

Kathleen K. Christians, MD


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  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certification

  • Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Diseases & Conditions

  • Benign Pancreatic Disease
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Sarcoma

Treatments & Services

  • Advanced Laparoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tree Surgery
  • Liver Surgery
  • Pancreas Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Clinic Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(866) 680-0505
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General Surgery - Froedtert

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(414) 805-5800
Fax:(414) 805-8199
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Dr. Kathleen Christians specializes in surgical oncology and minimally invasive surgery (robotic and laparoscopic), with special emphasis on treatment of malignant and benign diseases of the liver, pancreas, biliary tree and gastrointestinal tract. Dr. Christians is Service Chief of Surgical Oncology GI Service, Co-director of the HPB Fellowship Program and her research interests focus on personalized cancer care and outcomes research in cancer.

Education / Training
  • Hepato-pancreato-biliary Fellowship - University of Hong Kong -  (2002-2003)
  • Fellowship in Surgical Critical Care - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee (1998-1999)
  • Residency - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee (1993-1999)
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Iowa - Iowa City (1993)

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