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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. McDonald attended medical school at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and also holds a certification in neonatal resuscitation from the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.


Dr. McDonald enjoys working with UW Health and the UW-Madison Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology alongside outstanding colleagues and patients who are dedicated to health care, education and state-of-the-art research.


Clinical areas of particular interest to Dr. McDonald include contraceptive counseling, teen pregnancy, vaginal surgery, robotic hysterectomy and endometriosis removal, pregnancy loss, dilation and evacuation, vulvar disease and colonoscopy. His research interests revolve around quality improvement in contraception. He serves as assistant residency director for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, responsible for resident rotation learning objectives and implementing feedback systems.


Obstetrics and Gynecology

Anterior/Posterior Repair

Benign Gynecology

Cervical Cerclage

Cervical Cryotherapy

Cervical Dysplasia

Cold Knife Conization


Contraceptive Counseling and Family Planning

Contraceptive Management


Diaphragm Fitting

Dilation and Curettage

Dilation and Evacuation

Endometrial Ablation

Endometrial Biopsy


Endometriosis Surgery

Essure® Sterilization

Female Incontinence




Incontinence Sling

Infertility Testing and Evaluation

Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion

Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal


Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy


Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP)


Nexplanon Insertion

Nexplanon Removal


Operative Hysteroscopy

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pessary Placement

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)


Preconception Counseling


Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Robotic Hysterectomy

Robotic Myomectomy


Tension-Free Vaginal Tape

Tubal Ligation

Uterine Abnormalities and Associated Surgeries

Uterine Septum Resection

Vaginal Septum Resection

Vulvar Biopsy


20 S. Park Clinic
(608) 287-2830 | (888) 703-2778 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Obstetrics & Gynecology
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

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