A. Clark Ruttinger, D.O. is the medical director for Vital Care Rehabilitation, L.L.C. Dr. Ruttinger graduated from medical school at the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City Missouri in 1985 and finished his residency at Oklahoma State University college of Osteopathic Medicine in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1990. He then practiced medicine in the US. Army serving in Operation Desert Storm, Operation Joint Endeavor, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation Enduring Freedom. Dr. Ruttinger has been caring for patients as a geriatric specialist in his own family practice established in 2001 in Sun City West, Arizona and now Surprise, Arizona. Dr. Ruttinger’s role as the Medical Director of Vital Care Rehabilitation is to review patient files, consult, and assist the rehabilitation team including the physical therapist and licensed clinical social worker in providing optimal care and treatment plans.