Brian E. Black, MD
Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital

Brian E. Black, MD

  • Pediatric Orthopedics

My mission in the practice of Pediatric Orthopedics is to provide the highest quality of safe, compassionate care, so that my young patients will have the opportunity to reach their fullest potential in life.

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Dr. Black received his fellowship training for pediatric orthopedics from John Hopkins University, and he’s currently the only independent pediatric orthopedic surgeon in Southeast Wisconsin. Dr. Black is dedicated to educating future physicians, acting as a clinical assistant professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has also produced over 100 scientific publications and presentations at the local, national and international levels.

In addition, Milwaukee Magazine and peer physicians recognized Dr. Black as a Top Doctor in Southeast Wisconsin in 2018, 2016 and 2015.

Meet Dr. Black

As a pediatric orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Black enjoys explaining orthopedic problems to children to help them understand what’s going on. He believes that by providing the highest level of care, children have a chance of reaching their fullest potential. Watch this video to learn more about Dr. Black.

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Bone & Joint Problems, Cerebral Palsy, Hip Dysplasia, Pediatric Bone & Joint Problems, Scoliosis, Sports Injuries, Fractures




  • Medical School

    University of Illinois – College of Medicine - Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
  • Residency

    University of Illinois – College of Medicine - Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship

    John Hopkins Hospital - Baltimore, Maryland

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Video Library

  • Pediatric vs. Adult Orthopedics

    Pediatric vs. Adult Orthopedics

    Dr. Black explains pediatric orthopedics as it relates to fractures, back pain, overuse and scoliosis.

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