Jennifer M. Connelly, MD

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Jennifer
Neurology, Neuro-Oncology
Associate Professor

My focus on every patient is not only on managing treatment of the tumor and prolonging life but also in maintaining quality of life with the tools we have available.

About

Dr. Jennifer Connelly’s expertise includes the diagnosis and treatment of a wide array of brain and spine tumors. More specifically, she is focused on tumors that begin or have spread (metastasized) to the brain or spine. In addition, her clinical interests include evaluating and treating neurologic complications of cancer and cancer therapies (including paraneoplastic syndromes seizures, and neuropathies). Her research interests include molecular pathology as well as development of advanced MRI imaging techniques for diagnosing and treating brain and spinal cord tumors. Her holistic patient-centered care focuses on improving quality of life outcomes for brain and spine tumor patients. A native of the Milwaukee area, Dr. Connelly has received all of her training at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Connelly is board certified in Internal Medicine, Neurology and Neuro-Oncology.

Overview

Diseases & Conditions

Brain Metastasis
Brain Tumors
Metastases to the Nervous System
Neurocutaneous Syndromes
Neurofibromatosis (NF)
Neurologic Complications of Cancer and Cancer Therapies
Neurologic Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Neuromuscular Disease
Spine and Spinal Cord Tumors

Ages Seen

Adult
Senior

Languages Spoken

English

Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Community Memorial Hospital

Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(866) 680-0505
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Cancer Center - Community Memorial Hospital
W180 N8085 Town Hall Road
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
(262) 251-1000
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Education & Training

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - Doctor of Medicine - (2003)

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee - Fellowship in Neuro-Oncology - (2008-2009)

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee - Residency in Internal Medicine and Neurology - (2003-2008)

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Neurology
Neuro-Oncology

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