A Legacy of Leadership and Innovation:  Established in 1846, the Medical Society of Milwaukee County
is an organization of physicians that provides leadership on critical health issues to
improve the overall health status of the community.


Dr. Melzer-Lange Achieves Humanitarian Award

Posted on November 16, 2015
The Medical Society of Milwaukee is pleased to congratulate Marlene Melzer-Lange, MD, MSMC President, for being awarded the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) section on Emergency Medicine's (SOEM) Michael Shannon Humanitarian Award!

Press conference seeks to draw attention to heroin/opioid epidemic in Milwaukee County

Posted on November 16, 2015
The press conference was held to increase awareness and educate the public about the prevalence and dangers of heroin and opioid abuse and to promote a Town Hall meeting being held Monday, Nov. 16 at the Italian Community Center in Milwaukee.

Medical Society of Milwaukee Holds Historic Past President's Dinner

Posted on November 5, 2015
On October 28, Medical Society of Milwaukee County (MSMC) past Board Presidents – dating back to 1970 – and current board members gathered at the inaugural Past President's Dinner Celebration at the Wisconsin Club in Milwaukee.

Wisconsin's dose of reality: Prescription opioid abuse reaches epidemic proportions

Posted on September 17, 2015
Milwaukee Medical Society to play key role in attorney general's "Dose of Reality" campaign to stop a deadly trend.

'Dose of Reality' campaign launched: Emphasizes dangers of misused prescription drugs

Posted on September 17, 2015
Dr. Brian Peterson, Chief Medical Examiner and President-elect of the Medical Society of Milwaukee opened the Attorney Generals’ "Dose of Reality" prescription drug abuse awareness and prevention news conference in Milwaukee September 17th .



We believe physicians have a profound impact on our community, inspiring hope and healing. The Medical Society of Milwaukee County is powered by the wisdom and expertise of its physician members.


MilwaukeeCares is one of the ways the Medical Society of Milwaukee County gives back to our community. This grant program provides valuable support to programs in Milwaukee that align with the Society’s mission.


From families with young children to seniors who have lived generations, the healthcare needs of Milwaukee’s diverse community compel our work at the Medical Society of Milwaukee County.

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Phone: (414) 475-4750

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