Kathy A. King, MD

Kathy A. King, MD

Assistant Professor

King, Kathy A., MD

July 15, 2013  |  Doctors

Introduction

Dr. Kathy King joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical College of Wisconsin as an Assistant Professor in July 2001. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School in 1997. She then completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and served as a Resident Administrative Chief at the Integrated Obstetrics and Gynecology program at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2001.

Dr. King strives to provide high quality compassionate care. She enjoys all aspects of obstetrics and gynecology but has special interest in low and high risk obstetrics, preventive care, management of abnormal pap smears including colposcopy, comprehensive family planning/contraception and minimally invasive surgery including office based permanent sterilization and endometrial ablation.

Awards and honors include: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, American Medical Women’s Association Certificate of Commendation for graduating in the top 10% of medical school class, Fetherston Award for outstanding resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology, top 20 ranking of all physicians in the Press Ganey Survey for Froedtert inpatient and outpatient satisfaction. She also received the Award for Outstanding Medical Student Teacher in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. King divides her time between her academic practice at Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin teaching medical students and residents physicians and servicing as the Associate Medical Director of Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin where she provides reproductive health care services to low income women.

Outside of work Dr. King enjoys spending time with her family and many pets at her lakeside home, yoga, knitting and world travel.

Areas of Expertise

  • Colposcopy
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
  • Women’s Health
  • Menopause
  • Family Planning
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certification(s)

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adolescent (13-18 yrs)
  • Adult (18 + )
  • Senior (60 +)

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education / Training

  • Master of Science – Boston University – MA (1983)
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of Wisconsin Medical School – Madison (1997)
  • Residency in OB/GYN – Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals – Milwaukee (1997-2001)

MCW Start Date

  • 09/01/2001

Publications

Research

In the News

Best Doctors 2017-2018

Best Doctors 2017-2018

A total of 439 Medical College of Wisconsin faculty physicians, representing more than 40 specialties, are listed on the Best Doctors® in America list for… Read More ›

Best Doctors 2015-2016

Best Doctors 2015-2016

462 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America
A total of 464 Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) faculty physicians, representing 40 specialties and 400… Read More ›

Best Doctors

Best Doctors 2014-2015

462 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America
A total of 462 Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) faculty physicians, representing 63 specialties, are listed… Read More ›

Action Learning Workshop for Women's Health on LARC a Success

Action Learning Workshop for Women’s Health on LARC a Success

The Pabst Catalyst Café, which focused on long acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) and Women’s health in Milwaukee, was the inaugural workshop of the Pabst Catalyst… Read More ›

Best Doctors 2013-2014

Best Doctors 2013-2014

02/03/2014  |  Awards & Recognition

458 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America

A total of 446 Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) faculty physicians, representing 63 specialties, are listed… Read More ›

2013 News from the Residency Program Campuses

2013 News from the Residency Program Campuses

06/18/2013  |  Resident & Alumni News

News from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital
Once again, we bring a successful year to a close in the MCWAH Obstetrics and Gynecology… Read More ›

Top OBGYN Physicians from the Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Top OBGYN Physicians from the Patient Satisfaction Surveys

04/24/2013  |  Department News

We would like to recognize those physicians who were highly ranked on the patient satisfaction surveys at Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin. The… Read More ›

Best Doctors 2012-2013

Best Doctors 2012-2013

458 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America
A total of 458 Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) faculty physicians, representing 63 specialties, are listed… Read More ›

2011 - 2012 Awards for Residents & Faculty

2011 – 2012 Awards for Residents & Faculty

06/01/2012  |  Resident & Alumni News

Dr. John J. and Joan M. Brennan Endowed  Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Elizabeth Hopp, MD (’16) was presented the Dr. John J. and Joan M…. Read More ›

2012 News from the Residency Program Campuses

2012 News from the Residency Program Campuses

News from the Medical College of Wisconsin
This year we held the 2nd annual Eleanor Delfs, MD Lectureship for Pioneers. David G. Mutch, MD was our… Read More ›

Best Doctors 2011-2012

Best Doctors 2011 – 2012

415 Medical College Doctors Recognized as Best Doctors in America
A total of 415 Medical College of Wisconsin faculty physicians, representing 63 specialties, are listed on… Read More ›