Published on March 25, 2022

Essentia Health-Fargo welcomes walk-in care specialist Lydia Bruenjes

L_BruenjesLydia Bruenjes, a certified physician assistant specializing in walk-in care, is excited to join Essentia Health-Fargo.

“I grew up in the Essentia Health system and have known many excellent providers who positively influenced me to become a medical provider,” said Bruenjes. “After being away from Fargo for about a decade, it is nice to return and serve on the team that has had a major influence on my personal health and vocational goals.”

Bruenjes received her education at Augsburg University in Minneapolis.

“My goal is to improve my patients’ quality of life, preferably through a non-pharmaceutical treatment first such as lifestyle changes,” said Bruenjes. “Primary care is always advancing. I enjoy the continued education and challenge to address each complaint specific to my patients’ needs.”

To schedule an appointment with Bruenjes, please call (701) 364-8000. To see her full profile, visit and click on “Doctors & Providers.”