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Published on March 08, 2019

Gundersen is among La Crosse County's Best

The results are in, and Gundersen Health System is once again tops in La Crosse County. The Best of La Crosse County 2019 survey celebrates services, dining, entertainment and many other categories in our community.

Thank you for making Gundersen a great place to receive care
and provide care for our community!

Our 25 'Best of' honors include:

First place

  • Gundersen Health System (Best Medical Center)
  • Gundersen Behavioral Health – Onalaska (Behavioral Counselor/Psychiatrist)
  • Gundersen Physical Therapy – Onalaska (Physical Therapy)
  • Beth Balder-Schroeder, NP (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Kristen Brinks, DPT, LAT, MS, PT (Physical Therapist)
  • April Farrell, MD (Dermatologist)
  • Rajiv Naik, MD (Pediatrician)
  • Marisa Pruitt, RD, CD (Nutritionist)

Second place

  • Gundersen Health System (Best Employer)
  • Gundersen Pharmacy (Pharmacy)
  • Gundersen Vision (Optical Center)
  • Gundersen Audiology (Hearing Aid Center)
  • Kelley Bahr, MD (Doctor/Physician)
  • Rebecca Cripe, RD, CD (Dietitian)
  • Rebecca Cripe, RD, CD (Nutritionist)
  • Thomas Edwards, OD (Eye Doctor/Optometrist)
  • Shanu Kothari, MD, FACS (Healthcare Professional)
  • Todd Mahr, MD (Allergy Solutions)
  • Steven Manson, MD (Pediatrician)
  • Mary Simon, NP (Nurse Practitioner)


  • Mark Endrizzi, DDS, MS (Orthodontist)
  • Nancy Ernst, RD (Dietician)
  • Scott Escher, MD (Healthcare Professional)
  • Kris Litscher-Lee, NP, MSN (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Karl Noll, MD (Dermatologist)
what to expect

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