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Dr. David Ritzow, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
4.1 (31)
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. David Ritzow, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Appleton, WI. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 31 years of experience. They graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and is affiliated with Thedacare Regional Medical Center Appleton.

Dr. Ritzow works at Orthopedic & Sports Institute in Appleton, WI with other offices in Shawano, WI. They frequently treat conditions like Wrist Sprain or Strain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Orthopedic & Sports Institute - Main Campus
    2105 E Enterprise Ave, Appleton, WI 54913 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (920) 560-1000
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
  2. 2
    Orthopedic & Sports Institute - Shawano
    212 E Green Bay St Ste B, Shawano, WI 54166 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (888) 731-6611

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Thedacare Regional Medical Center Appleton

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Wrist Sprain or Strain
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)

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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) Chevron Icon
Fracture Care Chevron Icon
Hip Resurfacing Chevron Icon
Joint Drainage Chevron Icon
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment Chevron Icon
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
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Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate Chevron Icon
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    4.1
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    Based on 31 ratings
    Patient Ratings (31)
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    (6)
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    Dec 19, 2022
    Dr Ritzow couldn’t have had a better bedside manner. He explained my issues and showed me exactly where my tear was in my knee on a prosthetic knee. Extremely personable guy that knows his craft well.
    Mike — Dec 19, 2022
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    About Dr. David Ritzow, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1588617211
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Kcms-Mich State U
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. David Ritzow, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ritzow is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ritzow has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ritzow has seen patients for Wrist Sprain or Strain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ritzow on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    31 patients have reviewed Dr. Ritzow. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ritzow.

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