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Katherine A. Recka, MD

Katherine A. Recka, MD

Assistant Professor

"I believe Palliative Care can be an extra layer of support for any serious illness at any stage of treatment. I'm proud to be a member of a multidisciplinary team that focuses on all parts of the patient experience to improve quality of life."

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  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital
  • Zablocki VA Medical Center

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Diseases & Conditions

  • Hospice Care

Treatments & Services

  • Palliative Care

Clinic Locations

Cancer Center - Froedtert Hospital

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
(866) 680-0505
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Zablocki VA Medical Center

5000 West National Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53295-1000
(414) 384-2000
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Katherine Recka, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Division of Hematology and Oncology, specializing in hospice and palliative medicine at the Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2006. Dr. Recka completed a residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics through the Medical College of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals in 2010 and a fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at the University of Michigan in 2011. Dr. Recka is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and has an interest in bioethics and in quality improvement.

Education / Training

  • Doctor of Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee (2006)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics - Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals - Milwaukee (2010)
  • Fellowship Hospice and Palliative Medicine - University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (2011)