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William P. Shannon, MD

Rehabilitation Medicine
Pain Management

"The specialty of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation is unique in its holistic approach to patients and its focus on improving a patient’s function and quality of life."

Primary Clinic: Meriter Monona

6408 Copps Avenue
Monona, WI 53716

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Hospital Affiliations

Meriter Hospital
Sauk Prairie Memorial Hospital
Select Specialty Hospital
St. Mary's Hospital

Education and Board Certification

2011, Prior Affiliation, Watertown Regional Medical Center
2006, Prior Affiliation, UW Hospitals and Clinics
1987, Residency, UW Hospitals and Clinics
1987, Residency, UW Graduate Medical Education
1985, Residency, Banner - University Medical Center
1985, Internship, Good Samaritan Hosp & Med Ctr
1985, Internship, Banner - University Medical Center
1984, Medical School, University of Arizona College of Medicine
ABMS/AOA Certification, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab

Medical Interests

Dr. Shannon specializes in stroke rehabilitation, spasticity management, myofascial pain, fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal medicine & pain management for patients who are 16 years and older. He also provides acupuncture for pain management and headaches.

Medical Philosophy

Dr. Shannon takes the time to listen and address his patients’ concerns and health issues. He will ask questions and get to the root of the problem. He uses a holistic approach to improve his patients’ level of function and quality of life. Dr. Shannon offers a wide range of options for pain management. If one treatment is not working for a patient, he will keep trying other options until they are able to find a solution.

Personal Interests

Dr. Shannon enjoys running and has competed in the Badger State Games. He also likes water skiing, boating, snow skiing and nature photography.

Meriter Medical Group Provider:  Yes