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Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
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Wound Care Team

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To make an appointment, please obtain a referral from your personal physician and then call (208) 529-7986.

Call (208) 529-7986

We have an amazing team here at EIRMC Wound Care Clinic. As you can see, we have a lot of education & experience under our belt. That is good news for you! All that education and experience means faster healing, lower overall cost and better treatment for you, or your loved one.

Provider Team

  • Dr. Brian Bruggeman, MD
    Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Specializing in Reconstructive and Hand Surgery
    Co-Medical Director, EIRMC Wound Care Clinic

    Brian Bruggeman, MD, is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon. He received both his undergraduate and his medical degree from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.

    Upon graduation, he completed a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at Albany Medical Center in New York. The residency program was a combination of both general and plastic surgery training.

    Dr. Bruggeman also trained at Westchester Burn Center in Valhalla, New York, where he learned to surgically treat burn victims. He also spent time as a surgeon at the Pediatric Hospital in Santiago, Dominican Republic.

    Originally from Idaho, Dr. Bruggeman is an avid outdoorsman. In his spare time, he especially enjoys skiing, hunting and fishing.

  • Dr. Tony Quinton, DPM, CWSP, FAPWCA
    Board Certified Podiatrist and Podiatric Surgeon
    Certified Wound Specialist Physician
    Co-Medical Director, EIRMC Wound Care Clinic

    Born and raised in Idaho Falls, Dr. Quinton has strong ties to South East Idaho. After graduating from Idaho Falls High School, he attended Ricks College and Brigham Young University in Provo studying Zoology.

    He then entered his Podiatric Medical School training at the California College of Podiatric Medicine, graduating in 1998. He completed a surgical residency at the VA San Francisco/San Diego Kaiser program.

    After completing his training, he practiced in Anchorage, Alaska for six years and moved back to Idaho to take over an existing practice in 2005.

    He is currently the Medical Director of Lower Extremity Wounds at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center's Hyperbarics and Wound Healing Center and in private practice. He is the only Podiatrist in Idaho Falls double certified in foot surgery and wound specialist.

  • Terry Thompson, FNP-C
    Certified Nurse Practitioner

    Terry Thompson graduated from the Family Nurse Practitioner program at Idaho State University and received her certification through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in 2011.

    She enjoys working collaboratively with patients to help achieve optimal wellness. Education, open communication and a focus on preventative care are core philosophies that she practices to help those in her care take the reins of their health. Terry is passionate about the management of chronic medical conditions and helping her patients enjoy life to the fullest.

Management Team

  • Wally Arave, PT, DPT
    Director of Therapy Services
  • Traci Maier, RN, BSN, CWON
    Manager, EIRMC Wound Care Clinic
    Certified Wound and Ostomy Nurse

Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment (HBOT) Team

  • Aracely Chacon, LPN
    Hyperbaric Technologist
  • Jessica Cook, RN, CHT, HSD
    Certified Hyperbaric Technologist
    Hyperbaric Safty Director
  • Michelle Fullmer, RN, CHT
    Certified Hyperbaric Technologist

Clinician & Support Team

  • Adam Shurtz, PT
  • Andria Dotson, RN, BSN
  • April Hicks
    Wound Care Technician
    Front Office/Billing
  • Ashley Barker, RN, BSN, CWS
    Certified Wound Specialist
    Clinical Coordinator
  • Carrie D., RN, BSN, CWS
    Certified Wound Specialist
  • Elizabeth G., RN, BSN
  • Heather Goodworth, RN, BSN, MPH-CPHN
    Patient Care Coordinator
    Masters of Public Health-Community and Public Health Nursing
  • Jake Bundy, MSOTR
  • Jennifer L., RN, BSN
  • Joey Stewart, RN, ADN
  • Josefa G., RN, BSN
  • Marcie D., RN, BSN
  • Ray Bingham, PT, DPT, MBA, CWS
    Masters of Business Administration
    Certified Wound Specialist
  • Sarah Messenger, RN, BSN
  • Shirlene Pimentel, CNA
    Wound Care Technician
    Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Steven Cook, RN, BSN, CWS
    Certified Wound Specialist
  • Tonya Rupe, RN, BSN
  • Tim Schwartz, MSPT, CWS
    Certified Wound Specialist