David Gourlay, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery in Pediatric Surgery at the Medical College of WI and Medical Director of Trauma at Children's Hospital of WI, Injury Free Coalition for Kids of Milwaukee

Dr. David Gourlay is an Associate Professor of Surgery in Pediatric Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Medical Director of Trauma at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Lieutenant Colonel with the United States Army Reserve Forward Surgical Team. He has served military assignments as a trauma surgeon in Kosovo, Iraq and twice in Afghanistan.

As a level I Pediatric Trauma Center, Dr. Gourlay promotes the latest techniques and skills in the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Trauma Simulation Lab by teaching several classes a month to colleagues and students.

Dr. Gourlay is a member of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma and the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. When not operating on patients, Dr. Gourlay spends his time in his research lab at the Children’s Research Institute with an emphasis on Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

He is married and has three children.

Contact Information

Email Address:
dgourlay@chw.org

Phone Number:
(414) 266-6553

Mailing Address:
Children's Hospital of WI
PO Box 1997, MS C320
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1997