Dr. Bruns is Board Certified with the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and has been practicing orthopedics since 1985. After completing most of his undergraduate studies at The United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Dr. Bruns attended medical school at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. Dr. Bruns then completed his orthopedic training at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. With a special interest and expertise in total joint replacement, trauma, and sports medicine, Dr. Bruns is dedicated to the community and helping his patients restore mobility and quality of life.
Dr. Bruns served as the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at John C. Lincoln Hospital from 1996 - 2000, and has been the team physician for Cactus Shadow High School. Dr. Bruns currently serves as the team physician for North Canyon High School.
Dr. Bruns is married with three active children and enjoys golfing, snow skiing and coaching his children's sports teams.
Dr. Bruns is a member of the following organizations:
- Arizona Medical Society
- Arizona Orthopedic Society
- American Medical Association
- American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
- Maricopa County Medical Society
- Orthopedic Specialists of North America
Dr. Bruns has been awarded the prestigious "Top Doc" title in the Phoenix Magazine publication of the same name.