Erik Mikkelsen, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine



  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital—Cincinnati, Ohio


  • Pediatrics, Children’s Mercy Hospital—Kansas City, Missouri

Medical school

  • Medical College of Wisconsin—Milwaukee, Wisconsin


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison—Madison, Wisconsin

Professional interests

  • Medical education
  • Special interest in treating traumatic brain injury and septic shock
  • Working to improve the safety and efficacy of pediatric sedation

Board Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Personal Bio

Dr. Mikkelsen grew up in southern Wisconsin. His medical training took him throughout the Midwest, including Kansas City where he met his wife, Jessica. Together, they live in Savage with their daughter, Stella, and two Labrador retrievers. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and travelling when time allows.