Dr. Bruce Brient, MD

Dr. Bruce Brient, MD

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General Surgery  |  
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77 y/o
7 reviews

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Dr. Bruce Brient, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Gainesville, FL. He is 77 years old and has been practicing for 52 years. Dr. Brient is affiliated with North Florida Regional Medical Center....See Less

Surgical Group of Gainesville

1143 NW 64th Ter

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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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.
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Dr. Brient's Experience

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Dr. Brient's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Anal Fissure
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Fibroadenoma
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Polyp
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Lipomas
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Melanoma
  • Obesity
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Procedures

  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brient has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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North Florida Regional Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2015 Five Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery

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Dr. Brient's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brient to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total surveys
Dr. Brient's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Brient accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Brient has admitting privileges

North Florida Regional Medical Center
6500 W Newberry Rd
Gainesville, FL 32605
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