Nicholas Kuehnel, MD

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine

About

Dr. Kuehnel is a board-certified pediatrics physician specializing in pediatric emergency care. As Pediatric Medical Director for the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Kuehnel finds joy in maintaining a highly efficient and engaged pediatric emergency medicine team to provide remarkable care to every pediatric patient UW Health.

Dr. Kuehnel is also interested in quality improvement/safety science and emergency department operations. He works on a variety of quality/patient safety projects aimed at improving emergency care, including projects related to sepsis, antimicrobial stewardship, staff safety, and enhancing patient experience through equitable care.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Emergency Medicine

Practice locations

  • ED Signs-0542
    ED Signs-0542
    University Hospital - Emergency Department
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 262-2398
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  • The American Center
    The American Center
    UW Health at The American Center - Emergency Department
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 440-6252
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  • American Family Children's Hospital
    American Family Children's Hospital
    American Family Children's Hospital - Pediatric Emergency Department
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 262-2398
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Medical School
  • Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Fellowships

Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Residencies
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL