University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Bartho Caponi, MD

CLINICAL PROFESSOR

HOSPITALISTS-MEDICINE Faculty

UW MED FNDTN CENTENNIAL BLDG
1685 HIGHLAND AVE
MADISON, WI 53705-2281

(608) 262-2434

 EDUCATION 

  • University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford, Illinois – MD 

  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Residency in Internal Medicine  

PROFESSONIAL ACTIVITIES  

Dr. Bartho Caponi is a faculty member in the Division of Hospital Medicine within the Department of Medicine. An award-winning clinician and teacher, Dr. Caponi is active on the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics inpatient teaching services and Hospital Medicine services and serves as medical director for Utilization Management. He chairs the UW Health Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee and UW Health Utilization Management Committee and represents the Department of Medicine on the Medical Board and the Council of Faculty. He has received the UW Health Clinical Practice Excellence Award for Leadership, Division of Hospital Medicine awards for teaching and practice excellence, and has appeared twice in Madison Magazine’s list of “Top Docs.”   

CLINICAL SPECIALTIES 

Dr. Caponi’s clinical specialty is hospital medicine, with special interests in quality improvement, patient safety, and utilization management.