Melissa Bruton

Instructor of Surgical Tech

Campus:  Wharton
Building:  J-231
911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX, 77488
Phone:  979-532-6310

Mrs. Bruton has been the Surgical Technology Director/Instructor with Wharton County Junior College since 2000. She earned her AA degree at Wharton County Junior College. She earned her Licensed Vocational Nursing certificate at Memorial City Medical Center School of Vocational Nursing. She earned her Certification for Surgical Technology at Sarasota Technical College. She worked as an instructor at San Jacinto College in the Surgical Technology department. Prior to working at San Jacinto college she worked as a Surgical Nurse at Ben Taub General Hospital where she participated (scrubbed and circulated) in all areas of surgery including trauma and specialized in Ophthalmology Surgery. In addition, Mrs. Bruton is a sponsor of the WCJC's Surgical Technology Club.

Mrs. Bruton teaches SRGT1405 Introduction to Surgical Technology, SRGT1409 Fundamentals Perioperative Concepts and Techniques, VNSG1420 Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health, VNSG1115 Disease Control and Prevention, SRGT1541 Surgical Procedures I, SRGT1560 Clinical I, SRGT2130 Professional Readiness, SRGT1542 Surgical Procedures II, SRGT2461 Clinical II.

Office Hours:

TR 8:00 am-10:00 am J231

Any student that wishes to meet with me may make an appointment

Courses Taught:

SRGT 1405 Introduction to Surgical Technology

SRGT 1409 Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts and Techniques

SRGT 1541 Surgical Procedures l

SRGT 1542 Surgical Procedures ll

SRGT 1560 Clinical l

SRGT 2461 Clinical ll

SRGT 2130 Professional Readiness 


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Last Updated: 12/5/16