Dr. Bruce Graham, MD

Dr. Bruce Graham, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
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66 y/o
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Dr. Bruce Graham, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Shawnee Mission, KS. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

Colon and Rectal Surgeons of Kansas City

8901 W 74th St Ste 149

Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CompCare
  • CompPsych

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Top Care Areas

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Colectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Fissure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Graham "Committed to personalized compassionate care and treatment tailored to each individual. Extensively involved in laparoscopic intestinal surgery and complex rectal reconstruction."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Anorectal Polyp
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Perforation
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intussusception
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Paralytic Ileus
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Sphincterotomy

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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

  • University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Blodgett/st Marys
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Blodgett Memorial Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Fellowship Laparoscopic Colon and Rectal Surgery Richmond, Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Graham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Graham does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Graham and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Overland Park Regional Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Gastrointestinal Bleed

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Dr. Graham's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Graham to family and friends
4.7
based on 27 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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

Dr. Graham's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Lenexa, KS |
I saw Dr. Graham in Aug. '16 for an office consult by referral Gastroenterologist for on-going incontinence issues and intermittent lower right quadrant pain. Dr. Graham was most helpful in explaining to me and affirming my subjective symptoms in very clear and straight forward language in...more
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in Shawnee, KS |
Simply put, Dr Graham saved my life. Enough said.
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in Trenton, MO |
i had seen 2 gastroenterologists and Dr. Graham was the 2nd colo-rectal surgeon I had seen for my condition which was diagnosed previously as IBSD with idiopathic prutis ani. By luck and the grace of God I ended up at an allergist the next week and was able to be tested for a number of things. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Graham accepts 48 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Behavioral Health
    National Advantage
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus HMO
    Blue Care HMO
    Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
    Behavioral Health
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Comp Choice
    Comp Results
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    Compassionate Care Network (CCN) PPO
  • CompCare
  • CompPsych
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra HMO
    Advantra PPO
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Family Health Partners
    Family Health Partners HMO
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom Network PPO
    Select PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HCA Midwest Comp Care
    HMCC PHO
  • Health Exchange
    Health Exchange PPO
  • Healthcare USA
    Healthcare USA HMO
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
    Gold Plus Choice PPO
    Gold Plus HMO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Missouri Care
    Missouri Care HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
    MHNet - Behavioral Health
    Molina HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • New Directions Behavioral Health
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Health Professionals
    Preferred Health Professionals PPO
  • Preferred Healthcare
    Preferred Healthcare PPO
  • Preferred Mental Health Management, LLC
  • Premier Group Insurance
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • RockPort Health Care
    CCO/Rockport
  • Savility
    Savility POS
  • Today's Options
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Value Options
    Behavioral Health
  • Viant
    Viant PPO
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Graham has admitting privileges

Overland Park Regional Medical Center
10500 Quivira Rd
Overland Park, KS 66215
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Providence Medical Center
8929 Parallel Pkwy
Kansas City, KS 66112
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North Kansas City Hospital
2800 Clay Edwards Dr
North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Shawnee Mission Medical Center
9100 W 74th St
Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
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Olathe Medical Center
20333 West 151st Street
Olathe, KS 66061
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Saint Luke's South Hospital
12300 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66213
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