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Dr. Bruce Leavitt, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Leavitt

Dr. Bruce Leavitt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Burlington, VT and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.


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(802) 847-4044

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No malpractice claims found for Vermont
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Dr. Leavitt's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pleural Effusion
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Dr. Leavitt treats Pleural Effusion more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Leavitt treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Heart Surgery
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Dr. Leavitt performs Heart Surgery more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Leavitt performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leavitt treats Vascular Disease more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Leavitt treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Leavitt's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Vagotomy
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bruce Leavitt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Burlington, VT and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1988
SUNY Health Science Center
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Maine Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Maine Med Center
Internship Hospital
1981
University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1986
1982
1981

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Dr. Leavitt was extremely competent and confident - two qualities we needed in a surgeon. He performed my husband's surgery quickly and expertly and has a lovely beside manner to boot! We highly recommend him and his team at UVM Medical Center.
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