Aspirus Riverview Welcomes New Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgeon
For the City Times
WISCONSIN RAPIDS — Aspirus Riverview Clinic in Wisconsin Rapids is pleased to welcome Jonathan Brueggeman, DPM, FACFAS, AAPWCA.
As a Foot and Ankle Surgeon who also specializes in diabetic and non-diabetic limb salvage and deformity correction procedures, Dr. Brueggeman treats all conditions involving the foot and ankle. He is board certified in Foot Surgery as well as Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery.
Dr. Brueggeman treats fractures, torn ligaments and tendons, bunions, hammertoes, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid feet, plantar fasciitis and other heel pain, nail fungus, athlete’s foot, plantar warts and other skin lesions of the foot. He also treats post-traumatic angular and functional deformities and has advanced training in correction of flat feet, high-arched feet and other deformities. In addition, he performs minor and major joint fusion and joint replacement surgery and provides orthotic and bracing management, as well as shoe modification recommendations.
Dr. Brueggeman was a Co-Director of the Wound Care Department at his previous position and has extensive experience in treating wound-related conditions below the knee, including diabetic wounds, pressure ulcers, venous stasis wounds, arterial wounds, gangrene, frostbite, traumatic wounds, and post-op infection/dehiscence. He also has advanced training and experience in limb salvage procedures, including skin grafting, skin flaps and VAC therapy.
Dr. Brueggeman earned his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Illinois. He completed his podiatric surgical residency at St. Joseph Hospital of Chicago also affiliated with the North Chicago Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, and the Wisconsin Podiatric Medical Association and is an Associate of the American Professional Wound Care Association.