About Dr. Herrenbruck
The son of Galen and Pam Herrenbruck, Dr. Herrenbruck grew up in Macksville, Kansas in a very typical, small-town atmosphere. Summers on the Adrain Suiter farm, school year full of football, basketball and pole vaulting, and an interest in mechanics and science that started early on. When he got to K-state on an engineering scholarship, he soon realized that in the field of Orthopedics, he could utilize many of his interests, talents, and experiences to help others stay active. He married his college sweetheart, Tara Farley, and after medical school at KUMC, they moved to Syracuse NY for five years and onto the Cleveland Clinic to finish training.
Joining the Salina Ortho clinic in 2002, Dr. Herrenbruck continued a lifelong quest for learning and began to specialize in knee, shoulder, and hip surgery. His top surgeries include Knee, Shoulder and Hip replacement, as well as specialized sports medicine procedures such as ACL reconstruction and Rotator Cuff repairs. He has been active in medical education throughout his career at all levels.
He has published research articles on Sports Medicine and Joint Arthroplasty, and during medical school and sports fellowship, was awarded the Haden Medal and the Warthog medal for research project of the year. During medical school, he received a research grant for study abroad, and spent 2 months in Valencia, Spain. Working alongside Spanish cell biology researchers, he complimented his undergraduate study in Spanish and became fluent. He has served 2 years as the President of the Kansas Orthopedic Society and currently teaches medical students, residents and allied health professionals from around the state of Kansas.
Todd and Tara have three children, Ingrid, Grant, and Tate. The family is active in the St. Mary/Sacred Heart Parishes and schools in Salina. Todd and Tara enjoy hiking, traveling, hitting the lake, and following K-State sports.
Bucket List Accomplishments:
contact dr. herrenbruck's team
A.S. - Butler County Community College
B.S. - Kansas State University | Manhattan, KS
M.D. - University of Kansas School of Medicine | Wichita, KS
Orthopedic Surgery Residency - University of Kansas School of Medicine | Wichita, KS
Salina Surgical Hospital - Salina, KS
Mitchell County Hospital - Beloit, KS
Abilene Memorial Hospital - Abilene, KS
Citizen's Medical Center - Colby, KS
KU-SOM Clinical Assistant Professor
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
Warthog Society (Cleveland Clinic Sports Medicine)
Kansas Orthopedic Society