Kristen Marten, DO

Position title: Assistant Professor

Division of General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
For Academic Inquiries: (608) 265-5835


Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri
Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin

Professional Activities

Dr. Kristen Marten is assistant professor (CHS) in the Divisions of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine and Cardiology. She enjoys working with local community organizations that have an interest in child health, with projects ranging from nutritious school lunches to encouraging physical activity.

Clinical Interests

Marten is a pediatrician who cares for children of all ages. Her main clinical focus is preventive medicine with a particular interest in working with children who have obesity and high cholesterol. She also collaborates with local organizations that have an interest in child health — from school lunches to keeping kids active.