Andrea Dirksen, DPM, joins Ministry Medical Group
January 23, 2017 Ministry Health Care, part of Ascension, is pleased to welcome Andrea (Luszcak) Dirksen, DPM, to Ministry Medical Group’s podiatry department. Dr. Dirksen sees patients at 240 Maple Street in Woodruff and 2251 North Shore Drive in Rhinelander.
A board-certified podiatrist and certified wound specialist physician, Dr. Dirksen provides comprehensive foot care to people of all ages. She has a special interest in foot surgery and wound care.
Her goal is to improve and restore foot function so people can return to their normal activities as soon as possible.
Dr. Dirksen received her bachelor’s degree from Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. She earned her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Dirksen completed her surgical podiatrist residency at Michael Reese Hospital & Medical Center, Oak Forest Hospital, and Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. She gained extensive wound healing experience while working at a national Healogics Wound Care Center in Rockford, Illinois.
“I strive to be a compassionate and caring podiatrist as I work to get people back on their feet,” said Dr. Dirksen. “I believe in building relationships with my patients and treat them as I would my own family.”
When she’s not in the office, Dr. Dirksen enjoys fishing, hiking, biking, snowshoeing, yoga, playing with her Labradoodle, Minnow, traveling and wine tasting. For more information or to make an appointment, please call 715.361.4710.