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Dr. Bruce Abbott, MD

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Neurology | Male

Biography

Dr. Bruce Abbott, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in New Bedford, MA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. Abbott is affiliated with Southcoast Hospitals Group – Charlton Memorial.

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    Dr. Abbott's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      VERY GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      VERY GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      Under 10 minutes
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    Dr. Abbott's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Neurology
    •  Board certified in Internal Medicine, Neurology and Sleep Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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    • Internal Medicine
    • Neurology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Aneurysm
    • Anxiety
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cluster Headache
    • Cocaine Addiction
    • Concussion
    • Delusional Disorder
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Parkinsonism
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rasmussen's Syndrome
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Schizophrenia
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Syncope
    • Tension Headache
    • Thrombosis
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects

    Education

    • Medical School
      Tufts University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1975

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Psychiatry
    • Sleep Medicine
    • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)

    Procedures Performed

    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)