Physician Joins ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus

Douglas Conner, MD

Douglas Connor, MD, to Specialize in Sports Medicine

ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus at Appleton Medical Center welcomes Douglas Connor, MD, a sports medicine physician who specializes in pediatric and adolescent sports medicine.

Board-certified in pediatrics and internal medicine, Dr. Connor received his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. He earned his medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin and also completed his combined residency training there. He received a pediatric sports medicine fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dr. Connor is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics - Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness. Some of his special interests and experience in the field include concussion management, non-operative fracture care, overuse injury, acute injury treatment and musculoskeletal ultrasound.

Dr. Connor enjoys spending time with his family when he’s not at work. He keeps active as a recreational runner and athlete and likes to get out on the golf course whenever he can.

Appleton Medical Center (AMC) is a 160-bed acute care hospital that opened in 1958. In addition to general medical and surgical care, services include the Appleton Heart Institute, which was the first and most advanced cardiac care program to be established north of Madison and Milwaukee more than 30 years ago. Other specialized services include a fully staffed emergency department, birthing services, the Groth Surgery Center, and the Martha Siekeman Cancer Center and ThedaCare Cancer Care, which includes radiation oncology, CyberKnife®, TomoTherapy™ and stereotactic radiotherapy and radiosurgery. Appleton Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center by the national Society of Chest Pain Centers.

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.