Dr. Pleacher completed his undergraduate studies at Wake Forest University and then earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, VA. After completing a Pediatric residency at Maine Medical Center, Dr. Pleacher went on to complete a Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at Maine Medical Center in conjunction with OA Centers for Orthopaedics. Dr. Pleacher then spent 6 years out west, most recently serving as a sports medicine doctor and team physician for the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. Dr. Pleacher is excited to return to Maine to practice as a sports medicine physician with OA. Additionally, he will serve as the team doctor for Bowdoin College and Brunswick area high schools, and he will continue to serve as a team physician for the US Cross Country Ski Team. Dr. Pleacher and his family enjoy the outdoor sports that abound in Maine, particularly downhill and cross-country skiing.