American Family Children's Hospital
Patrick H. McKenna, MD, FACS, FAAP close

Patrick H. McKenna, MD, FACS, FAAP Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. McKenna's special interests include complicated urologic reconstruction, Wilm's Tumor, antenatally-detected urologic problems, disorders of sexual development and minimally-invasive treatments. His innovative use of computer games and conservative, noninvasive approach to managing pediatric urinary incontinence and urinary tract infections have been widely adopted nationwide.


Dr. McKenna is a Specialty Diplomat of the American Board of Urology, chair-elect of American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Urology, president–elect of the North Central Section of the American Urology Association, and Health Policy Committee chair of the Society of University Urologist and American and American Academy of Pediatrics. He also has a career interest in quality improvement and currently serves as chair of the Department of Urology's Quality Improvement Committee.


Pediatric Urology

UW Health Clinics

American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 263-6420 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Regional Specialty Clinics

SwedishAmerican Medical Group - Woodside (Rockford)
(779) 696-8499 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

American Family Children's Hospital (primary)
UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Urology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Pediatric Urology
Fellowship The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Residency Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
Internship Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA
Medical School George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, D.C., 1982


Best Doctors® in America 2015

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

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


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.