Christopher Painter, MD, MS

Credentials: Flight Physician, UW Health Med Flight

Administrative Support:
Martina Steffes (

Clinical information


Graduate: University of Wisconsin–Madison
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin
Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics

Dr. Painter completed medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and graduated from our UW EMRP in 2013. Since completing residency, Dr. Painter has served as an Emergency Physician for Bay Care, an instructor at MCW, and taught EMS Training in rural Africa. He will continue to serve in these roles as well as his roles as ED Co-Medical Director at the Aurora Two Rivers ED and Medical Director for the Two Rivers Fire and Police Departments.

In addition to his passion for air medical transport and prehospital care, Dr. Painter’s hobbies include space exploration, motocross and automobile racing, as well as automobile restoration and modification.