ThedaCare Welcomes Family Physician

Elizabeth Menzel, MD

Elizabeth Menzel, MD, Advances to Full Faculty Position

Elizabeth Menzel, MD, assistant professor, is now a faculty physician with the UW Fox Valley Family Medicine Residency Program with privileges at Appleton Medical Center. She is a member of the staff at the UW Health Fox Valley Family Medicine clinic.

Dr. Menzel is board certified through the American Board of Family Medicine and has special interest in obstetrics, pediatrics, adolescent care and geriatrics. She received her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Wisconsin and earned her medical degree from Mayo Medical School in Minnesota. Dr. Menzel completed her residency through the UW Fox Valley Family Medicine Residency program and looks forward to her new role in teaching medical students and residents. Her professional memberships include the American Academy of Family Physicians, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians and the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.

Outside of work, Dr. Menzel is an avid Green Bay Packers and Wisconsin Badgers fan. She likes exploring new foods and attending farmers markets to stock up on fresh ingredients. Enjoying the serenity of nature is another favorite pastime.

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.