Dr. Bruce Glassman, MD

Dr. Bruce Glassman, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Bruce Glassman, MD is a dermatologist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Tufts University in 1988 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

4660 Kenmore Ave Ste 500

Alexandria, VA 22304

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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

Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Glassman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Glassman "Dr. Bruce Glassman, a native of Hillside, New Jersey, graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. Dr. Glassman received his medical degree in 1988 from Tufts University of Medicine. In 1992, Dr. Glassman completed a three-year residency in Dermatology at Brown University, in Providence, Rhode Island. He then performed a one-year fellowship concentrating in Dermatological Surgery at the New England Medical Center in association with Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Glassman has published articles in the Archives of Dermatology and presented research at national meetings. He is a board certified diplomat of the American Academy of Dermatology and is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at George Washington Hospital Dr. Glassman is the founding member of Capital Dermatology and has been practicing in the Alexandria medical community since 1994. He is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the DC Dermatological Society."

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

53  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • George Wash University School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New Eng MC
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Glassman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Glassman's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Glassman to family and friends
40 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Glassman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Always runs late, unless you book a 7 am appointment. Wanted to spend the absolute minimum time with you once I finally get seen -- in one case I had an appointment that lasted less than 60 seconds. During a routine skin check he pulled out a needle and said "this will sting" without asking...more
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Dr. Glassman was recommended by my doctor. I wish I would have read the reviews prior to making an appointment because I never would have used him. During surgery his assistant was cauterizing and hit a nerve not once but three times. I about went through the roof. His response was “oh, that...more
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He smiles and is nice, but spends only 5 seconds with the patients and gives oral meds outright without being careful how that affects your liver function. You cant ask him much, coz he's out the door before you can even open your mouth. I don't know how he gets good ratings. It's a business....more
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Waited over an hour and found the entire appointment to be a waste of time. Overcrowded wait room and not much privacy. I felt like a number, not a patient. At least 30 people in the wait room. I don't know why so many docs refer this guy.
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It was hard to get an appointment with the Doctor so I often ended up with his PA. Waits were always long and when I did manage an appointment with Dr. Glassman, he was in a rush and had little time or inclination to explain my new case of skin cancer. Another time, his PA ignored a spot, even...more
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