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Matthew A. Butler, M.D.

Dr. Butler


We are regretful yet joyful to announce Dr. Matthew A. Butler is relocating to Florida at the end of 2023.  He as provided specialized care at Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin for the last 11 years and has delivered thousands of patients their best possible outcome. Although he will be greatly missed at the office, all the staff at Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin wish him the best of luck. He has contributed value to this practice and is irreplaceable.

“It has been a great pleasure meeting and caring for you all.  I sincerely appreciate your friendship, loyalty, and trust in my abilities.  I wish you all good health and the best in coming years.” Matthew A. Butler, M.D.

Matthew A. Butler, M.D. joined the orthopedic team at Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin in 2012. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery with a Subspecialty Certification in Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Butler provides comprehensive musculoskeletal care from the shoulder to the fingertip, including microsurgical reconstructive procedures. He has a special interest in surgical treatment of neurologic disorders, microvascular surgery, joint replacement, and tendon disorders. Dr. Butler treats patients of all ages and uses arthroscopic and minimally invasive techniques when possible. His practice philosophy is to strive to optimize each patient’s functional recovery through a skilled and successful treatment plan that delivers the best possible recovery.

Dr. Butler received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, IN where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He went on to earn his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, FL. His orthopedic residency was completed at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN., followed by fellowship training in Hand, Upper Extremity Surgery and Microsurgery at the Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center in Indianapolis, IN.

Dr. Butler enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. His outside interests include golfing, fishing, and cooking.

Surgical Privileges

  • Woodland Surgery Center – Appleton
  • ThedaCare Regional Medical Center – Appleton
  • ThedaCare Regional Medical Center – Neenah
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital – Appleton