Timothy Fenske, MD, MS

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Hematology, Medical Oncology
4.9 (147)
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I believe that patients should play an active role in deciding which treatment is best for them. This requires educating the patient as much as possible regarding the nature of their disease and the risks and benefits of any proposed treatments.

I believe that patients should play an active role in deciding which treatment is best for them. This requires educating the patient as much as possible regarding the nature of their disease and the…
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About


Dr. Fenske's clinical and research efforts are focused on the care of patients with lymphoma (Hodgkin's disease and Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma), and related disorders such as chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). He is particularly interested in innovative treatments for aggressive Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, including stem cell transplant therapies, and strategies to minimize the toxicity of lymphoma treatment.
 

Overview

Diseases & Conditions

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)
Hodgkin's Lymphoma (Hodgkin's Disease)
Lymphoma
Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma

Treatment & Services

Autologous Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT)
CAR-T Cell Therapy
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Ages Seen

Adult
Senior

Languages Spoken

English

Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital

Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital
8800 West Doyne Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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Cancer Center - Moorland Reserve Health Center
4805 S. Moorland Road
New Berlin, WI 53151
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Education & Training

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics - Madison - Internship in Internal Medicine - (1999-2000)

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics - Madison - Residency in Internal Medicine - (2000-2002)

University of Wisconsin Medical School - Madison - Doctor of Medicine - (1999)

Washington University - St. Louis - MO - Fellowship, Hematology/Oncology - (2002-2005)

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Patient Reviews

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4.9 out of 5. 147 ratings, 31 reviews
Ratings
July 31, 2020
Dr. Fenske is excellent at explaining patient diagnosis, exam results and choices. He is caring and professional and is so smart!
June 26, 2020
Bravo Dr. F and the team!!!Thanks!!!!
June 21, 2020
I have a rare cancer diagnosis that he took time to explain all my concerns in length
June 11, 2020
very caring and excellent communications
May 29, 2020
I like the way Dr Fenske explained my diagnosis to me and he reasoning behind the decision making for my plan of care!
March 17, 2020
I'm very happy with the Doctor and the whole team. I'm grateful for them and appreciate everything they are doing for me.
March 15, 2020
Dr. Fenske took the time to make sure he addressed everything and even when traveling plans change he wasn't in control of he made sure he was there for my appointment and didn't cancel. He even called the night before to speak with me over the phone about what was going on!
March 2, 2020
I like see dr. Fenske
Feb. 27, 2020
Dr Fenske is the best- he explains things so I can understand my sometimes very complicated issues.
Feb. 25, 2020
dr. Fenske is always respectful, he is a good listener and shares information in a way that is understandable.
Jan. 28, 2020
Dr Fenske is outstanding!! In comparison he is the BEST. Very understanding and caring. Is is on top of it all. Communicates exceptionally well with everyone involved. I feel I recieved the best care because he interacts with his care team on a personal respectful level. I am so very happy that I found Dr Fenske and his care team. Your the best. Love you all!!
Jan. 28, 2020
He read ALL my medical records and brought up stuff i forgot about, he was the best doctor i had since i was little he looked thru them thoroughly please hire more people like him !!!!!
Jan. 26, 2020
Dr. Fenske and his staff are the best. He provides knowledgeable oncology (lymphoma) care and makes a rough journey doable. So thankful for Froedtert's Cancer Center.
Jan. 13, 2020
thorough, thoughtful, respectful; and experienced enough to discuss and guide me in what is best for me
Jan. 3, 2020
Explained everything in great detail, took his time. I left with no questions not being answered.
Dec. 21, 2019
Dr. Fenske always take the time to explain health concerns. I never feel rushed and appreciate his professionalism.
Dec. 20, 2019
Outstanding care and service. Thank you
Dec. 20, 2019
Dr. Fenske is very thorough, listens to me and provides the information I need in a clear manner.
Dec. 17, 2019
Had to look at my chart to refresh his memory on the status of my condition.
Dec. 13, 2019
thorough and collegial
Dec. 12, 2019
Best Doctor
Dec. 11, 2019
He allayed our fears and quietly and intelligently answered our questions without rushing.
Nov. 22, 2019
overall great. I think there are times the EPIC computer system crashes and it throws the whole Froedtert into a tizzy.
Nov. 13, 2019
dr fensky is very knowledgable. he and his staff take the time to revew my progress before and during the visit. then we talk about options and risk reward. then we decide on a path forward. then we race view risk reward and make the final plan. in am confident in am receiving the best care money can buy.
Nov. 7, 2019
Dr Fenske is knowledgable, caring, and a very compassionate provider. I appreciate him allowing my opinions and always including me to participate in my treatment plan.
Oct. 31, 2019
Every one was great, but the nurse practitioner was nice but a little too serious needs to smile more
Oct. 24, 2019
The provider Dr. Fenske is excellent! my only problem was that I wasn't checked in correctly and then had to wait 2 hours to see my Doctor. And that was not the Doctor's fault, the office staff needs more training. That being said, all the Office Staff were very polite and apologetic about the situation.
Oct. 19, 2019
didn't hurry us. explained everything so well. made us feel at ease and comfortable. he cared.
Oct. 16, 2019
Dr Fenske was very professional and attentive.
Oct. 11, 2019
Dr. Fenske is very thorough and closely monitors my post cancer health. I feel lucky to have him as my Doctor.
Sept. 26, 2019
doctor was late to the appointment over an hour ,totally unacceptable . I was upset and let him know I was upset. people are busy and health is important. I understand people run late. I was there over 2 hours including lab work for a 15 minute appointment. again totally unacceptable.
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