The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network: Announces plans for clinic in Shorewood

SHOREWOOD, Wis.  Dec. 5, 2023 – A primary care clinic to serve residents of Milwaukee’s East Side and North Shore is slated to open in Shorewood in summer 2024, pending approval of the City of Milwaukee Board of Zoning and the Shorewood Plan Commission.

Located at 1901 Capitol Drive, the 7,000-square-foot facility will include 13 exam rooms and an on-site laboratory. The Froedtert & MCW health network selected the location to expand the network’s number of access points for care, adding a convenient option for Milwaukee’s East Side and North Shore residents.

“As part of the Froedtert & MCW health network, our newest clinic in Shorewood supports our mission to increase access to academic medicine for our community, providing patients with excellence in care at the right place, at the right time,” said Amy Miller, MD, chief medical officer, Froedtert & MCW Community Physicians.  

About Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin

The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network is a partnership between Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin supporting a shared mission of patient care, innovation, medical research and education. Our health network operates eastern Wisconsin’s only academic medical center and adult Level I Trauma Center at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, an internationally recognized training and research center engaged in thousands of clinical trials and studies. The Froedtert & MCW health network, which includes 10 hospital locations, more than 2,300 physicians and more than 45 health centers and clinics, draws patients from throughout the Midwest and the nation. In our most recent fiscal year, outpatient visits were more than 1.6 million, inpatient admissions to our hospitals exceeded 57,500 and visits to our network physicians totaled more than 1.28 million.

In addition to Froedtert Hospital, the network includes Froedtert Bluemound Rehabilitation Hospital, Froedtert Holy Family Memorial Hospital, Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital, Froedtert West Bend Hospital and Froedtert Community Hospital with locations in Mequon, New Berlin, Oak Creek and Pewaukee. The health network represents the collaboration of Wisconsin’s largest multispecialty physician practice with two community-based physician groups. In 2017, an existing affiliation with the former United Hospital System was expanded to include what is now known as Froedtert Pleasant Prairie Hospital and related clinics in the network.