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Andrew Van Bruggen, MD

Otolaryngologist in Appleton, WI

"The best feeling is hearing my patients saying how great they feel each week after their procedure. It's amazing the immediate impact a simple procedure can have on someone's quality of life."



ADVENT’s unique approach to medical care is right in line with Andrew Van Bruggen, MD’s philosophy of providing tailored solutions to meet his patient’s personal goals.

Dr. Van Bruggen earned his MBA from the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis and his MD from Des Moines University. During his ENT residency at Freeman Health in Joplin, MO, he was recognized for his academic research accomplishments while deepening his expertise in solving sleep and sinus issues.

Dr. Van Bruggen is driven by a patient-first mentality and enjoys building relationships with his patients. He understands that listening to his patient's unique issues and concerns is the best way to design a successful care plan for them.



When Dr. Van Bruggen isn’t working you can find him outside, regardless of the season. He enjoys staying active by biking, skiing, playing hockey, snowmobiling, or just exploring nature with his family.





American Board of Otolaryngology

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Freeman Health System, Joplin, MO

Doctor of Medicine, Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA

Business Administration, University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, MN

Finance, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN

Licensed Physician:
State of Minnesota & Wisconsin

American Academy of Otolaryngology

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