Bridgette graduated from The University of Illinois at Chicago with a double major in Biological Sciences and Psychology. After graduation she held several leadership roles in a variety of settings before joining Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in May of 2016. Bridgette brought with her over 10 years of customer service experience and a passion for improving the lives of those around her. She became an official member of Dr. Gerlinger’s team in November 2016 as an Administrative Assistant and continues her pursuit to provide the best patient care possible. When she is not in the office Bridgette enjoys collecting records, practicing yoga and experiencing new restaurants and events around the city. Her favorite weekend activities include going running or biking around the lakefront and catching up with her family over brunch.
- Surgical Scheduling
- Scheduling pre-operative appointments to include medical clearance, specialty clearances and pre-operative teaching
- Managing clinic flow
- Triaging patient phone calls
- Provides support to our clinical staff