University of Wisconsin–Madison

Elle Kalbfell, MD

General Surgery Resident

Elle Kalbfell is a resident originally from Charlevoix, Michigan. She obtained her undergraduate degree in human biology and nutritional science from Michigan State University, MI (BS 2012). She attended medical school at Michigan State University in Grand Rapids, MI (MD 2017), where she graduated AOA. She now cheers for the Badgers because they have a cuter mascot.

Elle couples matched with her significant other who is a resident at the University of Wisconsin in the orthopaedic department. They love Madison and think it might be the best place in the world! In her free time, Elle loves to boat, spend time with her family and friends in Michigan, read fiction novels and travel.


  • MD, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine-Grand Rapids, 2017