Steven H. Kroft, MD

Professor of Pathology;

Executive Vice Chair; Residency Program Director;

Director of Hematopathology

Steven H. Kroft, MD

Steven H. Kroft, MD


Dr. Kroft is Professor and Executive Vice Chair of Pathology, Residency Program Director,  and Director of Hematopathology. He also serves as Senior Associate Medical Director of Wisconsin Diagnostic Laboratories, where he is responsible for providing oversight of clinical operations in the laboratory. Dr. Kroft has a broad interest in hematopathology, particularly in the application of flow cytometry to hematopathologic diagnosis, and is widely published in this area. Dr. Kroft is also active at a national level in organized pathology, and is a Past President of the American Society for Clinical Pathology.

Research Interests
  • Application of specialized ancillary techniques, in particular flow cytometry, to diagnostic, clinical, and biologic issues related to hematologic disorders.
Professional Background
  • Assistant and Associate Professor, Division of Hematopathology, University of Texas Southwestern (1997 – 2005)
  • Best Doctors 2014Board of Directors, American Society for Clinical Pathology (President, 2013-14)
  • Chair, Commission on Continuing Professional Development, American Society for Clinical Pathology
  • Editorial Boards: American Journal of Clinical PathologyClinical CytometryInternational Journal of Laboratory Hematology (Associate Editor for Flow Cytometry)Annals of Diagnostic Pathology
  • Faculty, various educational course and workshops
Educational Background
  • BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1986)
  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine (1991)
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, Northwestern University (1991 – 1996)
  • Hematopathology Fellowship, University of Michigan (1996 – 1997)
Board Certifications
  • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • Hematology (Pathology)



Contact Information

Office Address
Froedtert / MCW Laboratory Building
9200 W Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226