Christopher E. Wolfla, MD

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Dr. Wolfla attended Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana. After graduation from Medical School with Honors, he completed a residency in Neurological Surgery at the Indiana University Medical Center and a Fellowship in Spinal Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin. From 1998 through 2005, he was on the faculty of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, where he held the Esther and Ted Greenberg Endowed Chair of Neurosurgery. He is a member of both Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha honor societies.

Dr. Wolfla currently serves on the Executive Committees of both the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves.

Dr. Wolfla is a Board-Certified, fellowship trained, neurosurgical spine specialist with particular interest and expertise in complex spinal disorders. He specializes in the comprehensive management of all spinal disorders, emphasizing an individual approach to patient care.


Treatment & Services

Minimally Invasive Surgery
Spinal Fusion and Instrumentation
Spine Surgery
Virtual Visit

Diseases & Conditions

Back Pain
Cervical Myelopathy
Cervical, Lumbar and Thoracic Spine
Disc Herniations
Neck Pain
Spinal Degenerative Disease
Spinal Disorders
Spinal Stenosis and Instability
Spinal Tumors, Fractures, and Infections

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Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital


N91 W15750 Falls Parkway
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
1700 W. Paradise Drive
West Bend, WI 53095
Orthopaedic, Sports and Spine Center West Bend Health Center

Education & Training

Indiana University School of Medicine - Indianapolis - IN - Doctor of Medicine - (1991)

Indiana University School of Medicine - Indianapolis - IN - Residency in Neurological Surgery - (1991-1997)

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee - Fellowship in Spinal Neurosurgery - (1997-1998)

Board Certifications


Patient Reviews

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Good doctor
He was very friendly, informative and gave me great information.
I very much appreciated how thorough Dr. Wolfla was and the amount of time he spent with me.
Dr. Wolfla was very thorough with his explanation.
Dr Wolfla is an incredible doctor and with out his expertise I believe I wouldn't be pain free today! Thank you so much!
Our meeting with Dr. Christopher Wolfla was a very informative and supportive encounter. Faced with a back issue was highly unnerving. Dr. Wolfla was determined to answer each and every question from both me and my husband. With his guidance I left his office with positive thoughts about my back. I could not have asked for a better Dr. Thank you!!
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