Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD

HematologyMaleAge 70

Dr. Bottner
Accepting new patients

Gundersen Lutheran

1900 S Ave La Crosse, WI 54601

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(608) 775-8388

Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD is a Hematology Specialist in La Crosse, WI and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bottner has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center and Regional Health Services Of Howard County. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bottner to book an appointment.

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Dr. Bottner is affiliated with Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center La Crosse, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bottner

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bottner treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bottner treats other conditions, please contact the office at (608) 775-8388.

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Dr. Bottner is experienced in the area of Blood Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 25 conditions and procedures

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Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Bleeding Disorders
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
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Dr. Bottner's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

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Dr. Bottner accepts

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Dr. Bottner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Catastrophic Blue Priority-WI
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Well Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Dr. Bottner cared for my husband in a most compassionate way with expertise. His staff is wonderful also. I am forever grateful for the care my husband received.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me


Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD is a Hematology Specialist in La Crosse, WI and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bottner has more experience...Read more


  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology


New England Med Center Hosps
Residency Hospital
Ny And Presby Hp Cornell Campus
Residency Hospital
Weill Cornell Medical
Medical School


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Bottner frequently treats Blood Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Bottner specializes.

Where is Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD's office located?

Dr. Bottner's office is located at 1900 S Ave, La Crosse, WI 54601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Wayne Bottner, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Bottner has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Gundersen Lutheran

Gundersen Air1900 S Ave La Crosse, WI 54601


Gundersen Health System1836 South Ave La Crosse, WI 54601

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Bottner is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center

La Crosse, WI

85% Patient Experience Rating, 16% higher than the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Regional Health Services Of Howard County

Cresco, IA

94% Patient Experience Rating, 25% higher than the national average

Richland Hospital

Richland Center, WI

84% Patient Experience Rating, 15% higher than the national average

Winona Health Services

Winona, MN

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average