Dr. Barbara Bresnahan, MD

Dr. Barbara Bresnahan, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Barbara Bresnahan, MD is a nephrology specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in nephrology.

9200 W Wisconsin Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Contact Information

(414) 988-3499

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bresnahan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Bresnahan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bresnahan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bresnahan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bresnahan to family and friends
1 review (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Bresnahan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Always at least an HOUR late for her appointments! when she does appear, she does not apologize for being late and spends a maximum of 7 minutes with her patient. It is painfully obvious the nephrology clinic at Froedtert is under staffed and the doctors have too many cases. Dr. Adams would NEVER...more
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