Sumer K. Wallace, MD

  • Gynecologic Oncology


Dr. Wallace is an assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison WI. She specializes in treating patients with gynecologic cancer including ovarian, fallopian tube, primary peritoneal, endometrial, vulvar and cervical. She is a Congressional Ambassador for the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) and on the SGO Policy, Quality and Outcomes Taskforce. In addition to patient care, she is interested in healthcare delivery, healthcare policy and advocacy. Quality of life for her patients is very important and Dr. Wallace uses a team approach to care for her patients, their support team and family members.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Practice locations

  • UW Carbone Cancer Center - Gynecologic Cancer Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-1700
    • Closed now
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  • SwedishAmerican Regional Cancer Center - Gynecologic Oncology
    • 3535 N Bell School Road / Rockford, IL
    • (779) 696-9400
    • Closed now
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
Medical School
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Gynecologic Oncology, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

  • University of Colorado Hospital, Denver, CO
  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN


Additional conditions and treatments
  • Gynecologic Cancer (Cervical, Ovarian, Uterine, Vulvar)

Research and publications

Dr. Wallace’s research focuses on quality and outcomes, quality of life and satisfaction and cancer prevention.