Matthew Tyl


  • Undergraduate: University of Illinois
  • Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin - Emergency Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of Wisconsin - Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship


Some of Matthew's interests: Sports- I like to play pick-up basketball, intramural flag football, intramural floor hockey, and whatever else is around, Exercise- I get to the gym several times a week, Mini-vacations- Taking trips to the Wisconsin dells, camping, college football games, or any fun outing I can find

Awards: Honors in all core clerkships, Black belt, Illinois Shotokan Karate Club

Get to Know:

Why you chose the University of Wisconsin.
I've yet to meet a happier group of residents; beautiful hospital with fantastic teaching staff and large variety of patients; great city.

Favorite part of living in Madison.
I love the mix of big city fun things to do without the big city traffic or expenses.

Medical/Research Interests.
Ultrasound in the ED/critical care, sepsis.

Interests outside of medicine.
Exercise, biking, pizza and beer, water parks.

Most Interesting job outside of medicine.
I co-owned a poker table building business in high school.

Downers Grove, IL

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