Dr. Bruce Prum Jr, MD

Dr. Bruce Prum Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Bruce Prum Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2955 Ivy Rd

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prum Jr "To reduce vision-threatening eye diseases through clinical care, research, education and community service."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
6

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Closed-Angle Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma
  • Senile Cataracts
7

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Phacoemulsification
  • Trabeculectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Duke University Eye Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Yale University Eye Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1978
  • Institute Of Slavic Studies
    Other Education | Completed 1977
  • Pushkin Institute Of Russian, Moscow
    Other Education | Completed 1978
  • Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland
    Other Education | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prum Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prum Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prum Jr to family and friends
3.0
based on 7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Prum Jr'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
16 to 30 minutes

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