Ugwuji N. Maduekwe, MD, MMSc, MPH, FACS, FSSO

Surgical Oncology
Associate Professor; Associate Dean for Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin
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Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital 414-805-0505
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Ugwuji N. Maduekwe, MD, MMSc, MPH, FACS is currently Associate Professor of Surgery and Director of Regional Therapies in the Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Maduekwe received her undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Dallas and her MD from Harvard Medical School. She completed her general surgery residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston followed by a Complex General Surgical Oncology fellowship at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Her clinical practice is focused on the management of peritoneal surface malignancies and gastrointestinal malignancies.

Maduekwe is a member of several prestigious societies including the American College of Surgeons, the Society of Surgical Oncology, Society of Black Academic Surgeons, Association of Women Surgeons, and the Surgical Outcomes Club.

Dr. Maduekwe’s research focuses on health disparities in access to quality surgical oncology care and how that affects disparities in outcome. She has published multiple peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. She is invested in being a resource and mentor to students and residents.


Treatment & Services

Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
Laparoscopic Surgery
Robotic Assisted Laparoscopy

Diseases & Conditions

Appendiceal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Gastric Cancer
Peritoneal Mesothelioma
Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

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Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital


8800 West Doyne Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

Education & Training

Harvard Medical School - Boston - MA - Doctor of Medicine - (2004)

Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston - Residency in General Surgery - (2004-2011)

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - PA - Fellowship in Complex General Surgical Oncology - (2011-2013)

Board Certifications

Complex General Surgical Oncology

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