New Orthopedic Specialist in Grinnell
UnityPoint Health® - Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) welcomes Joseph Brunkhorst, DO, of Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons (DMOS) to our visiting specialty clinic. He will begin seeing patients at GRMC on July 24. Dr. Brunkhorst will be in Grinnell on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month seeing outpatients from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Dr. Brunkhorst specializes in sports medicine with his practice focused around injuries of the shoulder, hip and knee; shoulder arthroplasty; cartilage restoration; knee ligament reconstruction and joint injections as well as other sports-related injuries.
Dr. Brunkhorst earned his medical degree from Des Moines University. He completed residency at Northwestern University in Chicago, Il. and fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopy at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky. He served in the United States Army from 2006-2010 holding a variety of positions including flight surgeon, battalion surgeon and captain.
“We are pleased to continue growing our orthopedic services with the addition of Dr. Brunkhorst and DMOS,” says Kyle Wilcox, vice president of finance and operations at GRMC. “As a specialist in sports medicine, Dr. Brunkhorst will bring a much needed service for our young, and young and heart, athletes.”
Click here for a full listing of visiting specialists and clinics at GRMC. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Brunkhorst, please call (515) 224-1414.
Since 1955 DMOS Orthopaedic Centers has been leading the way, providing innovative quality care to patients of Central Iowa with offices in Ankeny, Des Moines and West Des Moines and outreach locations in surrounding communities. The DMOS team of doctors, surgeons and physical therapists have specialties that include: Sports Medicine, Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Foot & Ankle, Hand & Upper Extremity, Spine, and General Orthopaedics. Along with inpatient and outpatient orthopedic surgery, DMOS offers a variety of services committed to helping you get back to living, which include: Urgent Injury Walk-In Clinic, MRI, Physical and Hand Therapy, Workers Compensation, Regenerative Medicine and Spine Center.