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Matthew Myrvik

Assistant Professor

Matthew Myrvik
Clinical Specialty
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine
Email
mmyrvik@mcw.edu
Address
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226

Background

Dr. Myrvik’s academic interests include patient and family adjustment to a chronic medical condition, pain management, and sleep. Clinically, Dr. Myrvik has extensive experience working with patients with various oncological and hematological disorders, sports-related concussions, and sports-related performance concerns.

Dr. Myrvik attended the University of Arizona for his undergraduate training. He received his doctorate from the University of North Dakota. After completing an internship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH, he went on to complete a 2-year post-doctoral fellowship in pediatric psychology at the University of Michigan Health Systems in Ann Arbor, MI.

Dr. Myrvik sees patients at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin where he provides outpatient services for children from birth through 20 years of age.

Selected publications:
• Myrvik MP, Brandow AM, Drendel AL, Yan K, Hoffman RG, Panepinto JA. Clinically meaningful measurement of pain in children with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013 Oct;60(10):1689-95.
• Myrvik MP, Campbell AD, Butcher JL. Single-session biofeedback-assisted relaxation training in children with sickle cell disease. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012 Jul;34(5):340-3.