COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Madison Medical Affiliates & Ascension are working together to vaccinate our patients & our community at several sites across SE Wisconsin. Please check our website for updates on eligibility & availability of the COVID-19 Vaccine.

  • Eligibility: Effective April 5th, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) expanded vaccine eligibility to EVERYONE 16 and older. 
  • Availability: Madison Medical Affiliates has a small quantity of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Click here to schedule your appointment online. 
  • *IMPORTANT*: The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine requires a 28 day booster shot. Do NOT schedule your 1st dose if you are unable to return for your 2nd dose. 

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Madison Medical welcomes Venelin Kounev, M.D. to its team of reputable physicians

Madison Medical welcomes Venelin Kounev, M.D. to its team of reputable physicians.

(MILWAUKEE, WI) April 8, 2019—Madison Medical Affiliates is pleased to welcome Venelin Kounev, M.D. to our growing practice. Dr. Kounev specializes in Gastroenterology and is accepting new patients at Ascension Medical Clinic, located at 8020 S. Howell Avenue in Oak Creek.


"I am very pleased to welcome Dr. Kounev to the practice," said Kevin Behl, Executive Director of Madison Medical Affiliates. "His clinical background in Gastroenterology and focus on consistent, high-quality care are sure to be assets to our growing team of specialists.”


Dr. Venelin Kounev completed his medical degree at the Medical University of Sofia in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1996. He completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals in Milwaukee, followed by a fellowship in Gastroenterology in 2007. Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, he has worked as a Gastroenterologist in Milwaukee since 2008.


Madison Medical has 56 physicians on staff specializing in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Eye Care, Gastroenterology, Urology, Dermatology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Allergy & Immunology, Pulmonary Medicine, and Surgery.

If you have a question about Madison Medical Gastroenterology or would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kounev, please call (414) 647-7170.