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 Primary Care Emergency Medicine Faculty

An Emergency Medicine Fellow can rely on attendings to provide a tremendous learning experience. In fact, our faculty members choose to include teaching as part of their job. Furthermore, a fellow will receive frequent one-on-one attention from attending faculty, allowing the trainee to draw on their experience and expertise.


Meet our Faculty:

Patrick A. Wolf, D.O. - Program Director

School: Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (1992)

Internship: Chicago Osteopathic Hospital, Chicago, IL. - Family Medicine (1993)

Residency: Northwestern University Medical Center - St. Joseph Hospital, Chicago, IL. - Family Medicine  (1995)

Fellowship: Center for Athletic Medicine, Chicago, IL - Sports Medicine (1996)

Professional Societies: American Association of Physician Specialists, American College of Emergency Physicians, Wisconsin Medical Society

Board Certification: Emergency Medicine (2014)

State License: Wisconsin

 

Suhas Channappa, M.D., FAAEM, FACEP

School: Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka, India (2009)

Residency: Wayne State University - Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI - Emergency Medicine (2013)

Professional Societies: American Academy of Emergency Medicine, American College of Emergency Physicians, Wisconsin Medical Society

Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine (2014)

State License: Wisconsin, Michigan

 

David Heegeman, M.D., FAAEM, FACEP

School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI (1999)

Residency: Marshfield Clinic/Saint Joseph's Hospital - Marshfield, WI (1992)

Professional Societies: Regional Faculty ACLS, Wisconsin Medical Society

Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine (2000), recertified 2010; Internal Medicine (1994), recertified 2016

State License: Wisconsin


 

Brian Hoerneman, M.D.

School: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, Madison, WI (2000)

Residency: University of New Mexico - Health Sciences Center - Albuquerque, NM (2003)

Professional Societies: American College of Emergency Physicians

Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine (2004), recertified 2015;

State Licenses:Wisconsin, New Mexico

 

Pneuma Ortega, M.D.

School: Cebu Institute of Medicine, Cebu City, Philippines (1997)

Internship: University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - Newark, NJ (2006)

Residency: Cebu Institute of Medicine - Cebu Velez General Hospital - Cebu City, Philippines (2002); University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - Newark, NJ (2008)

Board Certifications: Family Medicine (2008), recertified 2015

State License: Wisconsin

 

Thomas Peterson, M.D., FACEP

School: University of Illinois - Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine, Chicago, IL (1982)

Residency: University of Illinois - Hospital & Clinics, Chicago, IL - Emergency Medicine (1985) 

Professional Societies: American College of Emergency Physicians

Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine (1986), recertified (2006)

State License: Wisconsin

 

Michael Schaars, M.D.

School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI (1994)

Internship: Gundersen Medical Foundation - Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse, WI, Transitional (1995)

Residency: Michigan State University - Kalamazoo Center for Medical Sciences, Kalamazoo, MI - Emergency Medicine (1998) 

Professional Societies: American College of Emergency Physicians, American Medical Association

Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine (1999), recertified (2009)

State License: Wisconsin

 

Jonathan Schiller, M.D., FACEP

School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI (2006)

Residency: State University of New York - Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY - Emergency Medicine (2009) 

Professional Societies: American College of Emergency Physicians, American Medical Association, National Association of EMS Physicians

Board Certifications: Emergency Medicine (2010)

State License: Wisconsin

  

Alboury Sow, M.D.

School: University of Dakar - Faculty of Medicine, Dakar, Senegal (2007)

Internship: Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA - Family Medicine (2012)

Residency: Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA - Family Medicine (2014) 

Professional Societies: American Academy of Family Physicians

Board Certifications: Family Medicine (2014)

State Licenses: Wisconsin, Minnesota, Texas

 

Timothy Vayder, D.O.

School: Des Moines University - College of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences, Des Moines, Iowa (1999)

Internship: Michigan State University - Beaumont Hospital (formerly Botsford), Farmington Hills, MI - Rotating (2000)

Residency: Michigan State University - Beaumont Hospital (formerly Botsford) Farmington Hills, MI - Emergency Medicine (2003) 

Professional Societies: American College of Emergency Physicians, American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians, American Osteopathic Association

State Licenses: Wisconsin, Michigan