Dr. Bruce Brient, MD

Dr. Bruce Brient, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
79 y/o
(8)

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Dr. Bruce Brient, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 53 years. He specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Surgical Group of Gainesville

1143 NW 64th Ter

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Brient's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brient treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Brient treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brient performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Brient performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Stomach Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brient performs Stomach Surgery more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Brient performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our practice began in 1967 when Dr. Henry J. Babers and Dr. Charles E. Lore formed a surgical team. This team approach prevails today as our team of eight surgeons provides care for the greater Gainesville and North Central Florida area. Take comfort in knowing that our doctors will spend whatever time is necessary to provide you with state of the art surgical care.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Duke (Cancer Research)
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Illinois
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital
  • 1965
    University of Kansas
    Medical School
    1965
  • University of Kansas
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Brient's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brient

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Brient's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Bruce Brient, MD
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Dr. Brient has operated on me twice. My mother twice and I have to say that the man has the best bedside manner out of any Dr. I have ever had and I have a lot of Dr’s. I highly recommend him to do what ever you need him to! Did I mention that one of the operations he did on me was an emergency...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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