Dr. Brunssen grew up in south central Kansas. She received her bachelor’s degree in Animal Science Industry from Kansas State University and worked 8 years for the USDA ,during which time she transferred to Omaha.
She went on to receive her DVM from Iowa State University in 1991 and returned to practice veterinary medicine in Omaha. She joined the Best Care team in 2015. Dr. Brunssen enjoys all areas of small animal medicine and finds it very rewarding to be able to partner with owners in providing the best possible health care for their pet family.
Her spare time is usually spent working on a variety of knitting projects and enjoying family time with her husband and daughter and their two dogs, Mac and Sancho.