ThedaCare Welcomes Orthopaedic Surgeon

Brett Young, MD

Brett Young, MD, to Specialize in Arthroscopic Surgery & Joint Replacement

Brett Young, MD, is now on the staff at Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah and at Riverside Medical Center of Waupaca. He is employed by Orthopaedic Specialists, S.C. as a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon.

Dr. Young has been practicing in Northeast Wisconsin since 2002. He specializes in arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery as well as hip and knee replacement and other minimally invasive procedures such as rotator cuff repair and ACL reconstruction. He earned his undergraduate degree at UCLA and received his medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Dr. Young completed internship and residency training through the John Peter Smith Orthopedic Program in Fort Worth, Texas, and served as the chief resident. His professional affiliations include the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Outside of work, Dr. Young keeps active through fitness and exercise, including playing golf and tennis and logging miles on his bike.

Theda Clark Medical Center is a 166-bed acute care hospital founded in 1909. In addition to general medical and surgical care, specialized services include a birth center, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin-Fox Valley, including a regional neonatal intensive care unit serving eight counties, and the Aylward Outpatient Surgery Center. Theda Clark is the region’s only American College of Surgeons Verified Level II Trauma Center, which includes ThedaStar Air Medical Helicopter. Theda Clark Medical Center also offers comprehensive neuroscience care and the Theda Clark Stroke Center was the first stroke center in Northeast Wisconsin to be certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). The hospital also has the area’s most advanced inpatient rehabilitation facility. The Bariatric Program at Theda Clark, along with Midwest Bariatric Solutions and its surgeons, have jointly received two Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designations by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. Since 2004, Theda Clark has been honored nationally by the U.S. Health and Human Services department for achieving one of the highest organ donation rates in the country. The Theda Clark ThedaCare Surgery Center operates in Oshkosh.