Orthopedics Plus Welcomes Physician Assistant

Taesha Kaepernick

Teasha Kaepernick, PA, Joins New London Clinic

ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus of New London is pleased to welcome physician assistant Teasha Kaepernick, who will specialize in orthopaedic surgery.

Board certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), Teasha pursued a specialty in orthopaedics because of her love for sports and helping people. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and completed her master’s degree in medical science and physician assistant studies at Arcadia University. Teasha belongs to the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants.

Outside of work, Teasha enjoys being with her family. She plays a variety of sports and also likes to walk, bike and discover nature.

ThedaCare™ Physicians includes more than 144 employed physicians and 70 nurse practitioners and physician assistants at 21 locations throughout the region and includes specialists in family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, sports medicine, rehabilitation, orthopedics and general surgery. Also, two FastCare clinics are located in the Fox Cities and one FastCare clinic is located in Oshkosh. According to the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, ThedaCare Physicians is also the nation’s leader in implementing Open Access, same-day appointment services for its patients. ThedaCare Physicians is also the leader in implementing an electronic medical records system, including a patient portal called MyThedaCare, that allows patients to access their medical information, request appointments, refill prescriptions, and consult their physician from their home computer.

ThedaCare™ is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.