Dr. Bruce Bacon, MD

Dr. Bruce Bacon, MD

Hepatology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Bruce Bacon, MD is a hepatology specialist in Du Quoin, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in hepatology.

900 N Washington St

Du Quoin, IL 62832

Contact Information

(618) 542-1045

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemochromatosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bacon'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.

1  Specialties

  • Hepatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

71  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • College Of Wooster
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Metro Health Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Metro Health Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Metro Health Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bacon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bacon's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bacon to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bacon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Bacon is an excellent physician and is highly recommended. He is always on top of new care and treatment for the disease, is very caring and extremely recommended. He is great at explaining procedures, proactive with testing and a wonderful listener.
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Dr. Bacon is kind, caring and compassionate. he is a good listener and cares very much for his patients. I would recommend him anytime
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Dr. Bacon is a warm, compassionate, caring man. He takes the time necessary to listen to all of his patients and thoroughly explain their circumstances in terms they can understand. He has used his medical knowledge to save so many, many lives, mine being one of them. He works tirelessly, and...more
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