Rosemarie M. Brueggeman, M.D.

Rosemarie M. Brueggeman, M.D.

"I strive to be an active listener, a compassionate practitioner, and a pro-active partner in maintaining the best ocular health for all my patients.”


  • Small incision cataract surgery and advanced lens technology, including toric multifocal lenses
  • Laser-assisted cataract surgery
  • Newest medical, laser, and minimally invasive surgical treatments for glaucoma
  • Treatment of glaucoma, retinal disease, diabetic eye care, and laser surgery


  • Medical School: Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Peoria, IL
  • Residency: Ophthalmology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, Served as Chief Resident

Board Certified

  • American Board of Ophthalmology


  • Clinical research studies with Aurora St. Luke’s
  • Training of medical residents at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center


Dr. Brueggeman enjoys running, traveling, and spending time with her husband and four daughters.