Dr. Venelin Kounev was born and raised in Bulgaria where he went on to complete his medical degree. In 1997, Dr. Kounev came to Wisconsin as a visiting scientist at the University of Wisconsin Madison where he studied Immunology and Nutrition. He came to the Medical College of Wisconsin to complete his residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Gastroenterology.
Education / Training
- Doctor of Medicine - Medical University of Sofia - Bulgaria (1996)
- Residency in Internal Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee (2001-2004)
- Fellowship, Gastroenterology and Hepatology - Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee (2004-2007)