W. Alexander Bruening, PA-C

Graduate School:  Shenandoah University 2004-2006

Undergraduate:  John Carroll University 1995-1999

Society Memberships:  American Academy of Physician Assistants Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery

After completing his studies at Shenandoah University, Mr. Bruening decided to stay in Winchester to begin his career.  He found an excellent opportunity to work in Orthopaedics with Physicians and staff of Bone and Joint Specialists of Winchester. 

His professional interests include acute bone and joint injuries, total joint replacement, and pathology of the hand. 

His personal interests include playing ice hockey, music, photography, the outdoors, and spending time with his wife and two children.  Winchester has proven to be an excellent place for Mr. Bruening and his family to call home for the past seven years. He is adept at the treatment of fractures and joint injuries and has been a long-time care provider via our ORTHO-NOW clinic.

What’s New

  • What is a partial knee replacement, and is it right for me?

    Article by Richard J. Patterson, M.D.   Partial knee replacement is a procedure to address the arthritis pain in a limited area of the knee. Physicians divide the knee into three {compartments — patellofemoral compartment, medial tibiofemoral compartment and lateral tibiofemoral compartment. A patient with arthritis can have different compartments affected in a non-unifom fashion. […]

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  • What is a torn hip labrum?

    Article by James W. Larson, III, M.D.   The labrum is a soft ring of cartilage that circles around the hip socket. It’s purpose is to make the hip more stable. It can be torn either in a single accident where the hip is twisted forcefully, or by repetitive damage due to a syndrome known […]

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  • AOSSM In Motion E-Newsletter Winter 2017

    The quarterly American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine In-Motion newsletter is now available, this quarter’s featured articles are: | New Treatment for ACL Repair | Stress Fractures in Basketball | Are PRP injections a magic wand for fixing athletes? | Keep Rowing Injuries at Bay | You can click here to read/download it now.

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  • Congratulations to Dr. Courtney

    We are pleased to announce that Dr. Courtney received notification that he has passed the 2016 Recertification Examination.  Dr. Courtney achieved a percentile rank of 100% on his examination.  We at BJSW want to Congratulate Dr. Courtney on this outstanding achievement!

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  • AOSSM In Motion E-Newsletter Summer 2016

    The quarterly American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine In-Motion newsletter is now available, this quarter’s featured articles are: | Strong Hamstrings May Prevent Injury | Wearable Technology – From Weekend Warrior to Professional Athlete | The Olympics and the Zika Virus | Don’t Skimp on Safety and Get Injured Skimboarding | You can click here […]

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