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Michael K. Abernethy, MD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Since 2008 Dr. Abernethy has served as Med Flight's chief flight physician. His research/specialty interests include HEMS utilization, procedural and behavioral sedation, and emergent airway procedures. He is a well-known lecturer at many local, regional and national EM/EMS conferences.


Emergency Medicine

Med Flight

UW Health Clinics

University Hospital
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University Hospital
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Emergency Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Emergency Medicine
Residency University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Internship University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Medical School University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.