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Marc S. Bruell, D.P.M.


Ankle, Foot, Podiatry

Patient Reviews

Verified Patient Rating: 5 (6 patient reviews and ratings)
“Friendly people, beautiful office. It is easy to schedule appointments and the wait time in the office is short.”
– Thomas H.
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Board-certified podiatric surgeon Dr. Marc Bruell joined Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute in 2004. Dr. Bruell offers orthotics and diabetic shoes and specializes in surgical and nonsurgical foot and ankle care, including peroneal tendon repair, surgical treatment of peripheral neuropathy, and treatment of venous ulcerations as well as diabetic foot care, including wound care.

Dr. Bruell completed his undergraduate studies in biology at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. After his undergraduate studies, he earned his doctor of podiatric medicine degree from the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in North Chicago, Illinois, where he then went on to complete a podiatric surgical residency at Lakeside Community Hospital. 

Dr. Bruell is certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. 

Clinical Staff: Michelle Ripley, L.P.N.
Direct Phone Line: (219) 250-5012

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology: Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine: Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, North Chicago, IL
  • Podiatric Surgical Residency: Lakeside Community Hospital, Chicago, IL


  • Board Certification: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Professional Associations

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
  • Indiana Podiatric Medical Association

Hospital/Surgery Center Affiliations

  • Franciscan Health Michigan City
  • Lakeshore Surgicare
  • Outpatient Surgery Center at Lake Park
  • Porter Regional Hospital
  • Shoreline Surgery Center
  • St. Mary Medical Center
“Dr. Bruell is currently treating me for a heel spur. Under his care, he has educated me on the proper care for my spur and feet. As a result, of his attention, surgery is not required! Dr. Bruell and his staff are very professional and caring.”
– Mary H.
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