Dr. Bruce McLeod, DDS

Dr. Bruce McLeod, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Bruce McLeod, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Hendersonville, TN and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland Dental School in 1984 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.Read his story

131 Indian Lake Blvd Ste 100

Hendersonville, TN 37075

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  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
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This content was provided by Dr. McLeod "CAREER HISTORY August 1997— Present Private Practice; Hendersonville, Tennessee August 1996 — August 1997 Branch Dental Clinic; Mayport, Florida Department Head, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery July 1995 — August 1996 USS Enterprise CVN 65 Battle group Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Certification Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal for Service July 1993 — July 1995 Naval Hospital, Orlando Florida Department Head, Dentistry Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon for all Central Florida military patients ACLS Instructor Pediatric Advanced Life Support Completed 30 Orthognathic cases July 1989 — July 1993 Vanderbilt University Medical Center Residency Program July 1986 — July 1989 Naval Dental Clinic; Orlando, Florida 30 months in Oral Surgery Department, Exodontia Infection Control Coordinator, received Navy Achievement Medal for improvements in central sterilization facility Command Social Chairman Casualty Treatment Training Course Oral Surgery short course, Walter Reed Army Medical Center ACLS July 1985 — July 1986 USS Coronado AGF 11 Department Head, Dental Welfare and Recreation Officer Wardroom Social Chairman President of the board for a Special Courts Martial BLS instructor ACLS June 1984 to July 1985 Naval Hospital; Bethesda, Maryland General Practice Residency PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS Fellow of the American College of Dentists Tennessee Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery American Dental Association Tennessee Dental Association Nashville Dental Association"
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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

33  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dislocated Jaw
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Impacted Canines
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Lip Cancer
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Receded Lower Jaw
  • Receded Upper Jaw
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue Conditions
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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33  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All-on-4™ Procedure
  • Anesthesia
  • Apicoectomy
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Repair
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Bone Fracture Repair
  • Frenectomy
  • General Anesthesia
  • Impacted Canine Treatment
  • Impacted Canines
  • Impacted Tooth Removal
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Mandibular Tori Removal
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Surgery
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Texas Christian University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Maryland Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Naval Hospital, Bethesda, MD
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Vanderbilt Univ Med Cntr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Bruce McLeod, DDS
I would give a zero star if possible. After an extremely painful procedure it is ridiculous what I had to go through to get just a very few weak pain pills. My husband called and explained I was crying I was in so much pain and still nothing. It wasn't until I called and while crying told the ditzy...Read More
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Billie Bowman in Hermitage, TN – May 11, 2018
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The several times I have seen Dr. McLeod, he was very thorough, took his time with me talking with me to put me at ease and was always the same day whenever I needed to get him to see him for a complication from my uncooperative mouth/teeth. His staff are friendly and always polite.
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Debbie C in Hendersonville, TN – Jul 14, 2016
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The most unprofessional medical office I have ever been in. The front desk staff was rude and unprofessional and I did not feel comfortable having my procedure done here, especially after meeting the Dr that would be performing it.
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Unhappy patient in Hendersonville, Tn – May 17, 2016
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McLeod seemed unconcerned that I was suffering a lot of pain post-surgery. This pain continued for over 3 weeks. I returned SEVERAL times after the surgery and had very little done to help with my condition did NOTHING to help. The packing was so badly done in one situation that it had to...Read More
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K. Bellis in Nashville, TN – Mar 17, 2016
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