Dr. Bruce Cleland, MD

Dr. Bruce Cleland, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Bruce Cleland, MD is a general surgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

16777 Medical Center Dr

Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 94% of peers
Breast Diseases
normal
more than 83% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Cleland'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.

Dr. Cleland's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cleland "Dr. Cleland earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville and completed his surgical internship and surgery residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. Dr. Cleland is board certified in surgery and has been on staff at Ochsner since 1992. His special surgical interests include laparoscopic and general thoracic surgery."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cleland "Dr. Cleland has been an Ochsner staff member since 1992 and his special surgical interests include laparoscopic and general thoracic surgery. Dr. Cleland earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville and completed his surgical internship and surgery residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. Dr. Cleland is board certified in surgery. "

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cleland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cleland's Reviews

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Dr. Cleland's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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