Julie Pruim, NP, is a board-certified nurse practitioner at North Point Orthopaedics in Munster, Crown Point, and Valparaiso, Indiana.
She works closely with Dr. Gregory McComis providing the best care possible to her patients. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, and diagnosis and management of orthopedic health and medical conditions.
Julie began her career as a Registered Nurse in 1998. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Family Practice Nursing from Purdue University Northwest in 2014.
Julie brings over 20 years of nursing to North Point Orthopaedics. She believes in building long lasting and trusting relationships with her patients and has a solid commitment to injury prevention and health promotion through patient education.
She is especially interested in the areas of osteoporosis, fall prevention, youth sports safety, and injury prevention. Julie also provides pre-op and post-op patient education, helping decrease patients’ anxiety before surgery, resulting in excellent long-term outcomes.
As a nurse practitioner, Julie collaborates with all North Point Orthopaedics team members to ensure the best possible outcomes for North Point Orthopaedics patients.
Julie enjoys working with the Northwest Indiana community as an active volunteer in youth sports. She is married and the mother of two children.