Dr. Adam Bruggeman, MD

Dr. Adam Bruggeman, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Adam Bruggeman, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

1139 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 565

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 802-4662

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bruggeman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Bruggeman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bruggeman "My staff and I are unequivocally committed to providing world class patient centered care. As a patient you can expect us to strive for perfection in the following care areas

Medical competence in traditional and cutting edge treatments, including minimally invasive surgery

Respect for your time and dignity

Accurate and timely billing

Thorough but understandable answers to your questions

Extensive care pre- and post-operative care

Exhaust all non-surgical options"

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bruggeman does not have any board certifications listed.

70  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Torticollis
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37  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • South Texas Spinal Clinic, San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Trinity University-Masters In Hospital Administration
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bruggeman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bruggeman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bruggeman's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bruggeman to family and friends
47 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Bruggeman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

Excellent care, had worst pain of my life. 2 weeks after minimally invasive surgery back at work, 3 months later no pain, 6 months after living life better than before injury. Wonderful staff, excellent mid-level practitioners.
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Dr. Bruggeman and his staff were amazing. I was literally in so much pain and could barely walk. They expidited my surgery after review of my MRI. Let’s just say my disc was not in the right place. Ouch!! Immediately after the procedure I experienced no pain! He also let me know that having a...more
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I had a bad experience And had to have a second surgery with a surgeon that knew what he was doing.
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If you are seriously considering looking for a Great surgeon look no further. You have found him. Dr Bruggerman is the best. Acdf 1/09/2017.I was a bit concerned about the surgery and what to expect post op. After meeting with him a few times I knew this is who hands I wanted to place my life in. I...more
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Best surgery experience I’ve ever had. Total professional, extremely skilled and just a nice guy. I have complete confidence in him.
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