Dr. Bruce Morgenstern, MD

Dr. Bruce Morgenstern, MD

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63 y/o
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Dr. Bruce Morgenstern, MD is a neurology specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in neurology.Read his story

Blue Sky Neurology

10099 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 480

Lone Tree, CO 80124
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
high
more than 84% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 83% of peers
EMG (Electromyography)
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Morgenstern'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.

Dr. Morgenstern's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Morgenstern "Bruce L. Morgenstern, MD has been serving the South Metro Denver community since arriving in Colorado in 2004. He is a board certified Neurologist with fellowship training in Neuromuscular Disease. Dr. Morgenstern graduated from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York from the College Scholar Program in 1977, and then attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, graduating in 1981. Dr. Morgenstern completed his Internal Medicine Internship at the Beth Israel Hospital in New York City, and his Neurology Residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He then completed a fellowship in Neuromuscular Disease and Electrophysiology at The Hospital for Special Surgery at Cornell University Medical Center in New York. Dr. Morgenstern practiced in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he was also a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Neurology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He later moved to Cleveland, Ohio where he practiced for fifteen years and where he founded Associates in Neurology of Cleveland. During this time, he was also the Director of the Division of Neurology at Euclid Hospital in Euclid, Ohio. Dr. Morgenstern discovered Denver during a family vacation, and later moved here to join the staff of the newly formed Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree. During his time here, he has acted as the director of the Stroke Committee from 2011 through 2013, become an Assistant Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Rocky Vista University, actively teaching medical residents, and is currently the Chairman of the Continuing Medical Education Committee at Sky Ridge Medical Center. Dr. Morgenstern joined Blue Sky Neurology in 2015, and continues his practice of neurology on the Sky Ridge Medical Center campus. In his spare time, Dr. Morgenstern enjoys woodworking, art, architecture, family and the continuing beauty that Colorado has to offer. "
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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

112  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Essential Tremor
  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy With Myoclonic Absences
  • Epilepsy, Idiopathic Generalized
  • Epilepsy, Partial, Familial
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gullian-Barre-Like Hyporeflexia
  • Headache
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Icepick Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Juvenile Absence Epilepsy
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Medication-Induced Postural Tremor
  • Memory Loss
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonic Seizures
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuritis
  • Neuromyelitis Optica
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Numbness
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orthostatic Tremor
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Photosensitive Epilepsy
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polyneuritis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Traumatic Epilepsy
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Progressive Familial Myoclonic Epilepsy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Severe Headache
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Migraine
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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Hospital For Special Surgery/ Weill Cornell Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Morgenstern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Morgenstern's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Morgenstern to family and friends
41 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Morgenstern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

While I agree that he is rude, appears not to care, and has absolutely no bedside manner, he knows what he is doing, it took him 20 minutes to diagnose me with Meralgia Paraesthetica, after a dozen doctors at Swedish and Sky Ridge scratched their heads. He knew immediately upon hearing my symptoms...more
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Dr. Morgenstern is frankly awful. As many reviewers have written, he diagnoses patients before seeing or hearing them, is disinterested in empathetic care, and he refuses to coordinate care with your other healthcare professionals. Further, he allows his personal prejudices to cloud his practice of...more
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I got the feeling I was diagnosed before I sat down. I was not able to go over the history of my symptoms, explain why I was taking the medications I was taking and felt rushed. He was uninterested in my current diseases and was uniterested in what other doctors had to say on it. Did the basics...more
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He is a rude man, he doesn't take the time to understand your medical issues. I highly suggest to find a doctor who cares about your well being.
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