Thomas Van Bruggen, M.D., FACS

Thomas Van Bruggen, M.D., FACS

Thomas Van Bruggen, M.D., FACS

Specialties: General Surgery, Surgery, General, Surgery, Minimally Invasive
Locations: Wadena Specialty Clinic

Board certification:
American Board of Surgery

Medical school:
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX – 1975

University of Iowa Hospital, Iowa City, IA – 1980

What inspired you to get into medicine?
The desire to help people and have a uniquely rewarding career.

What do you like to do in your down time?
Any outdoor activities, lake activities, motorcycling, welding, hiking and family activities with my children and grandchildren.

What is one interesting, unique or fun thing that most people may not know about you?
While playing high school basketball, I received a recruiting letter from Coach Bob Knight at Army, and his starting point guard was Mike Krzyzewski, the current coach at Duke University.

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Tri-County Health Care – Wadena Clinic
4 Deerwood Avenue
Wadena, MN 56482
Phone: 218-631-3510
Toll-free: 800-880-DOCS (3627)