Steven Ewer, MD

Cardiovascular Medicine
Professor (CHS)
Clinical Science Center
600 Highland Ave H4/522
Madison WI 53792-0001
(608) 287-2434


  • University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan – MD
  • University of Michigan Hospitals – Residency in Internal Medicine, Categorical Track
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri – Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease

Professional Activities

Dr. Steven Ewer is a faculty member in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine within the Department of Medicine. In addition to his general cardiology practice, Dr. Ewer established the University of Wisconsin Cardio-Oncology Clinic in 2009. The first of its kind in the state, this clinic provides care for cancer patients with cardiovascular problems related to cancer and its treatment. Dr. Ewer has a particular interest in prevention and management of chemotherapy-related cardiomyopathy, which also remains an active focus of his academic efforts.

Dr. Ewer is also involved in the teaching and training of medical students, sonography students, residents and cardiovascular medicine fellows. He attends regularly on the inpatient cardiovascular medicine teaching services and contributes to the fellowship lecture series. Dr. Ewer also developed and implemented a novel simulation-based curriculum for procedural training in transesophageal echocardiography that helps cardiovascular medicine fellows prepare for their clinical procedural experience. He is an associate program director of the CVM Fellowship program. He is also the CVM Associate Chief for Quality.

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Ewer’s clinical specialties include general cardiovascular medicine, cardio-oncology and heart valve disease. Dr. Ewer’s clinical interests also include adult echocardiography, with expertise in transthoracic, transesophageal and stress echocardiography. He has been an integral part of the Heart Valve Clinic since its conception, helping establish the transcatheter aortic valve implantation program at the University of Wisconsin.

Research Interests

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Dr. Ewer’s research interests include clinical cardio-oncology.