July 1st, 2002

Contact:      Jennifer Kurczek
      Community Relations Director

      (920)361-5481 or jkurczek@partnershealth.org


  CHNís Board Certified gynecologist to see patients

in Ripon and Wild Rose starting in July

Specializing in the unique needs of women, Patrick Bruno, MD, will expand his practice to serve women in the Fond du Lac, Green Lake and Waushara County region starting in July.

Dr. Bruno, who is affiliated with the Community Health Network (CHN) Women's Medical Services practice in Berlin, will see patients every second and fourth Friday morning at Family Healthcare, located in the 1080 Medical Building next to Culverís in Ripon, starting on Friday, July 12th.

In Wild Rose, he will see patients the first and third Wednesday afternoon at Wild Rose Community Memorial Hospital, located at 601 Grove Avenue in Wild Rose, starting on Wednesday, July 17th.


A Green Bay native, Dr. Bruno earned his bachelor's and medical degrees from the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he also completed a residency in gynecology. While attending the University of Missouri School of Medicine, he served as president of the Student Activity Council and was given the Holt Leadership Award honoring a graduating medical student.


In private practice since 1993, he is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He and his wife, LeAnn, a registered nurse, have four children. They reside in the Green Lake county area.


Dr. Bruno teams with family nurse practitioner Jane Morrow in serving CHN Women's Medical Services, which provides an array of specialized female health services, including routine examinations, reproductive health, gynecological surgeries including laparascopic/endoscopic procedures; hormone replacement therapy; urogynecology and pelvic reconstruction; and bone densitometry scanning for osteoporosis.


Appointments with Dr. Patrick Bruno can be scheduled by calling CHN Womenís Medical Services at (920)361-5737 or 1-800-236-1283 ext 5737