Portrait Photograph of Kurt K. Sladky

Kurt Sladky

Clinical Associate Professor

School of Veterinary Medicine

Kurt K. Sladky, MS, DVM, Dipl. ACZM: Received his MS and DVM from UW–Madison and completed a Residency in Zoological Medicine at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Zoological Medicine, and is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of Zoological Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine. His research interests include analgesia and anesthesia of captive and free-ranging non-domestic species, and the epidemiology of wildlife disease within the context of ecosystem health.


  • Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
  • Ecosystem Health (Interface Between Human, Animal and Environmental Health)
  • Zoonotic and Wildlife Diseases
  • Clinical Veterinary Medicine
  • Analgesia and Anesthesia of Non-domestic Animals