Family Practitioner Joins ThedaCare Physicians

December 9, 2011

Physician to Serve New London Location

ThedaCare Physicians-New London is pleased to welcome family practitioner Catherine MacMillan, DO.

Dr. MacMillan completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and earned her medical degree at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines, Iowa. She has Family Practice certification through the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and was honored with an Achievement Citation by the American Medical Women’s Association. In 2009, Who’s Who named Dr. MacMillan Woman of the Year in Medicine.

Focusing on whole-body and preventative care for patients of all ages, Dr. MacMillan takes a family-centric approach to medicine. In her free time, she enjoys being involved in her kids’ activities and spending time outdoors.

ThedaCare™ Physicians includes more than 144 employed physicians and 70 nurse practitioners and physician assistants at 22 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, and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

For more information, media may contact Megan Wilcox, APR, (, public relations and corporate specialist for ThedaCare, at (920) 830-5847, or call the Appleton Medical Center switchboard at (920) 731-4101 and ask for the marketing person on call.