Dr. Bruce Elliott, MD

Dr. Bruce Elliott, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Bruce Elliott, MD is a general surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

171 Ashley Ave

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Carotid Artery Disease
high
more than 79% of peers
Aneurysm
normal
more than 81% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Elliott'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elliott "Dr. Bruce Elliott believes we choose our careers based upon important people in our lives in one way or another such as a family member, Sunday school teacher, or a mentor in one form or another. Dr. Elliott was fortunate as a young man at several points in his life to have several people like to touch his life and inspire him to become a surgeon. Dr. Elliott s patient philosophy is fairly conservative and believes in a very minimalist, simplistic approach to things. He believes the body is a wonderful creation and has amazing capacities to heal itself if you don t get in its way. Dr. Elliott has found that treating patients with a minimalist approach helps patients to do better in the long run. Dr. Elliott treats conditions such as Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAA) ."
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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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 Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elliott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elliott's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elliott to family and friends
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Dr. Elliott'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

    16 to 30 minutes
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