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​​​“I enjoy the fast-paced environment of the E.R., but also have a special interest in helping patients with sleep disorders.”​

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Dr. Michael Schaars began his practice at the Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center in 1998. As a member of the Emergency Medicine department, Dr. Schaars provides emergency care for acute and life-threatening illnesses and injuries in hospital Emergency departments of Howard Young Medical Center and Eagle River Memorial Hospital.​​

Dr. Schaars diagnoses emergency conditions and undertakes acute interventions to stabilize patients. Dr. Schaars manages multiple patients at a time and is integral in providing treatment to trauma patients, cardiac and respiratory distress, management of drug overdoses as well as other emergency situations.​​

​​He also practices Sleep Medicine, providing consultation and treatment for people with sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless legs, and narcolepsy.

“In my free time I enjoy outdoor activities like, running, biking, skiing, camping and fishing,” he said. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Schaars is also a medical chairperson for Marshfield Clinic North Division administration.​​

Dr. Schaars is a Milwaukee native and attended medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He then completed a Residency in Emergency Medicine at Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies and completed a residency at Gundersen Clinic and Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Emergency Physicians, is board certified in Emergency Medicine and is licensed to practice in Wisconsin.​​

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  • Medical School
    Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, United States, M.D. 1994

    Gundersen Medical Foundation - Gundersen Health System La Crosse, WI, United States, Transitional 1995

    Michigan State University - Kalamazoo Center for Medical Sciences Kalamazoo, MI, United States, Emergency Medicine 1998

  • Professional Societies
    American College of Emergency Physicians American Medical Association

    Board Certifications
    Emergency Medicine: 1999, recertified 2009

    State Licenses

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