Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Wendell B. Lake, MD

  • Neurosurgery

About

Dr. Lake is a neurosurgeon at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Neurological Surgery. He earned his medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. Dr. Lake completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics followed by a fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He specializes in functional neurosurgery, epilepsy and movement disorders including deep brain stimulation (DBS) and Parkinson’s disease.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Neurological Surgery

Practice locations

  • University HospitalNeurosurgery Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University HospitalEpilepsy Clinic (Neurosurgery)
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • University HospitalMovement Disorders Clinic (Neurosurgery)
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • 20 S. Park ClinicNeurosurgery and Spine Clinic
    • 20 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 255-4223
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  • Beloit ClinicNeurosurgery and Spine Surgery Clinic
    • 1905 Huebbe Pkwy. / Beloit, WI
    • (608) 364-2240
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Neurological Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY
Fellowships

Functional Neurosurgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Residencies
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internships
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Specialties

Additional conditions and treatments
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Head Trauma
  • Hydrocephalus (Adult)
  • Intraoperative MRI (iMRI)
  • Intrathecal Drug Pumps
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy (LITT)
  • Movement Disorders
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pain Syndromes
  • Spasticity
  • Spine Trauma
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia