Carole S. Vetter, MD



  • Sports Medicine Center - Fitness Center
  • 8700 W. Watertown Plank Rd.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

New & Established Patients Call

I strongly believe it is my job to give patients all the information they need to make the best decision for themselves. I emphasize patient education in all aspects of care and work with each patient individually. My goal is to quickly get patients started on the best treatment plan that will return them to their previous level of function.


Diseases and Conditions

  • Knee Instability
  • Knee Pain
  • Post-Traumatic Knee Range of Motion Problems
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Patella Instability

Treatments and Services

  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder
  • Ligament Reconstruction of the Knee and Shoulder
  • Cartilage Restoration and Transplantation
  • Sports and Athletic Injuries and Prevention

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's Wisconsin - Milwaukee – Milwaukee
  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee
  • Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital – Menomonee Falls
  • Froedtert West Bend Hospital – West Bend

Board Certifications

  • General Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Clinic Locations

Sports Medicine Center - Fitness Center

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She serves as team physician for the US Speedskating Team and the Milwaukee Bucks. She is assistant team physician for the Milwaukee Ballet and the Milwaukee Brewers.


Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (1993)
Residency - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (1998)
Fellowship in Sports Medicine - University of Utah Medical Center - Salt Lake City, UT (1999)