Dr. Steven L. Werlin, MD

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Dr. Steven L. Werlin, MD

Gastroenterology | Male

Children’s Hospital in Wisconsin 8915 W Connell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226 Get Directions
(877) 607-5280

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Dr. Werlin was the first pediatric gastroenterologist in eastern Wisconsin. He is a board certified pediatric gastroenterologist. He is recognized...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology

      Board Certifications

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      • Pediatric Gastroenterology
      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastroparesis
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Harvard Medical School

        Graduated in 1977

      • Internship Hospital
        Babies Chldns Hospital

        Completed in 1971

      • Residency Hospital
        Cleveland Metro General
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Boston Children's Hospital

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatrics
      • Malpractice claims in Wisconsin not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Werlin's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Werlin was the first pediatric gastroenterologist in eastern Wisconsin. He is a board certified pediatric gastroenterologist. He is recognized as an authority on disorders of the pancreas including acute and chronic pancreatitis. He is a founding member of INSPPIRE (International Study Group of Pediatric Pancreatitis In Search of a Cure) which is funded by the National Institutes of health. He has been a member of the scientific board of the Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome Foundation. He has published more than 120 papers and more that 55 book chapters in the field of pediatric gastroenterology. Dr. Werlin s other clinical and research interests include the diagnosis and treatment of children with inflammatory bowel diseases and the treatment of child-resistant Clostridium difficile infections. Dr. Werlin believes in evidence based medicine. He is a strong advocate for patients and families, and works with the child's pediatrician and parents to provide the best and most informed care possible.