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Dr. Sarina Schrager
Dr. Sarina Schrager
Family physician and professor of family medicine and community health, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Wisconsin, US
“Taking care of women of all ages and delivering babies are two of my favorite efforts — even now, after being in family medicine for 25 years. I love being part of my patients’ lives and helping them through different life stages and stresses.”
Areas of expertise
  • Family medicine
  • Medical education
“As a doctor of family medicine, I provide comprehensive care to patients throughout their lives. My practice focuses specifically on caring for women and children, and I am devoted to caring for families. I aim to educate patients as much as possible about prevention so they can take care of their well-being and enjoy a high quality of life.”
— Dr. Sarina Schrager
  • University of Wisconsin – Family physician, since 1996
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health – Professor (CSH) in the department of family medicine and community health, since 1996
  • American Academy of Family Physicians – Medical editor for Family Practice Management, since 2019
  • Wisconsin Medical Journal – Editor-in-chief
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine – Chair of the communications committee
  • Published over 80 papers and edited four books about family medicine and women’s health
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health – Master of Science in population health with a focus on epidemiology, 2011
  • MacNeal Hospital – Fellowship in women’s health, 2003
  • MacNeal Hospital – Residency in family medicine, 1992–1995
  • University of Illinois – Degree in medicine, 1992
  • Dartmouth College – Bachelor of Arts in French language and literature, 1988
Appearances and publications in other media
Wisconsin Medical Journal, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 149, 148.,
01 Sep 2020
Focus on Team-Based Care
Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, vol. 45, no. 4, 625–41.,
03 Dec 2018
Family Practice Management, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 28–31,
03 Dec 2018
Five Ways to Communicate Risks So That Patients Understand
Wisconsin Medical Journal, vol. 117, no. 4, pp. 156–59.,
01 Oct 2018
A Review of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Methods and Barriers to Their Use
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