Dr. Bruce Graham, MD

Dr. Bruce Graham, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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67 y/o
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Dr. Bruce Graham, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Prairie Village, KS and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Colon and Rectal Surgeons of Kansas City

7301 Mission Rd Bldg A

Prairie Village, KS 66208
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Insurance Accepted

  • 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

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

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

Dr. Graham'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. Graham "Committed to personalized compassionate care and treatment tailored to each individual. Extensively involved in laparoscopic intestinal surgery and complex rectal reconstruction."

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • 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
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • 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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34  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

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

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Dr. Graham's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Graham to family and friends
28 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 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 (4)

Dr. Graham performed my colon resection and hernia surgeries. He has absolutely amazing bedside manner and he has a way of explaining things to you that make sense. Every office visit I have ever had with him is pleasant and he takes the time to speak with you and address any concerns you have. ...more
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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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Simply put, Dr Graham saved my life. Enough said.
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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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