After receiving his undergraduate degree from Iowa State and his M.D. from the University of Iowa, Dr. Wogahn completed a five year General Surgical residency at the University of Missouri affiliated St. Luke’s Hospital program in Kansas City. In addition to his training in general surgery and trauma, Dr. Wogahn received extensive experience in vascular surgery. Dr. Wogahn has published clinical research papers on vascular problems, shock, bowel obstruction, nutrition and trauma. Dr. Wogahn is board certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Since joining Evergreen Surgical in 1995, Dr. Wogahn has developed a very active vascular surgical practice in this area of Wisconsin. In addition to practicing in Eau Claire, Dr. Wogahn also sees patients in Durand.
Dr. Wogahn is an instructor in the Family Medicine Resident Teaching Program and was awarded The Outstanding Newcomer Award for teaching in 1996. He also lectures for the Emergency Medical Training Programs at Sacred Heart and Chippewa Valley Technical College. He is the President of the medical staff of the OakLeaf Surgical Hospital in Eau Claire.
Since 2000, Dr. Wogahn has traveled to Ecuador on several occasions with a group of medical personnel from Eau Claire to share his time and surgical abilities with the Ecuadorians.
Dr. Wogahn was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and raised on a farm north of Marion, Iowa. He and his wife Kristin have two grown children. Dr. Wogahn’s leisure time interests include aviation and reading.