Dr. Bruce Bauer, MD

Dr. Bruce Bauer, MD

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Age 70
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Dr. Bruce Bauer, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Northbrook, IL and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in plastic surgery, pediatrics, and more.

501 Skokie Blvd Ste 250

Northbrook, IL 60062

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bauer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Oral and-or Facial Cleft
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bauer treats Oral and-or Facial Cleft more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Bauer treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Wound Repair
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bauer performs Wound Repair more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Bauer performs this procedure more than 47% of his peers

Adjacent Tissue Transfer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bauer performs Adjacent Tissue Transfer more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Bauer performs this procedure more than 42% of his peers

Dr. Bauer's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Repair
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Congenital Facial Deformity
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cystectomy
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Dermabrasion
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lesion Removal
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery, Facial
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Tissue Expansion
  • Vascular Lesion
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bruce Bauer, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Northbrook, IL and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in plastic surgery, pediatrics, and more.

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Northwestern University Feinberg
Residency Hospital
Northwestern Feinberg School Of
Internship Hospital
1974
Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Medical School
1974

Awards

Dr. Bauer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bauer

4.1

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(3)

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Dr. Bauer is nothing short of a miracle worker. He changed my son's life for the better; my son was born with congenital nevi. All of my son's nevi have been removed! His staff is amazing! I will forever be grateful for everything he has done for our family. Dr. Bauer in my opinion is the top...Read More
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Dr. Bauer has gone out of his way to answer questions I have & make sure we feel comfortable with the procedure my son will be having soon. He answered an email I sent him out of the blue (that I didn't expect a response from him considering he is a celebrity in the doctor world...). He responded,...Read More
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Transformed my son to a new person. Dr. Bauer is an artist in disguise.
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The staff at the office is very pleasant. However I am very disappointed in my son's visit. We waited over an hour to be seen, and all he did was touch my son's head and recommend an ultrasound be done. If we are looking for overall structural changes in my son's skull a CT must be ordered. I would...Read More
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He and his staff are amazing. They KNOW what they are doing and are very responsive to patients calls, emails. So glad we had the opportunity of be under his care.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

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Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL

Glenbrook Hospital

Glenview, IL

Highland Park Hospital

Highland Park, IL

Skokie Hospital

Skokie, IL