Nurse Practitioner Joins ThedaCare Physicians

Lesley Fuerst, APNP

Lesley Fuerst, APNP, to Specialize in Family Practice

ThedaCare Physicians-Clintonville welcomes Lesley Fuerst, APNP, to the staff. Specializing in family care for every age, Lesley will also be on rotation at Shawano Medical Center.

Lesley received her undergraduate and master’s degrees in nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, with an emphasis in family practice. Board-certified, Lesley has special interest in women’s health and chronic disease as well as pediatric and elderly care. Her past experience includes serving in the Air Force.

A compassionate provider who takes a holistic approach, Lesley loves the variety of caring for families. She enjoys spending time with her own when she’s not working and can often be found at her children’s sporting events and other activities. Lesley and her husband also like to travel and visit their extended family.

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. There is also a FastCare clinic located in Shawano. 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.