Dr. Bruce Sand, DO

Dr. Bruce Sand, DO

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Bruce Sand, DO is a gastroenterology specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He graduated from Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

4045 E Bell Rd Ste 139

Phoenix, AZ 85032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
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Dr. Sand's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sand treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Sand treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Gastritis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sand treats Gastritis more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Sand treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sand treats Hemorrhoids more than 71% of his peers

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

Dr. Sand's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Liver Biopsy
Manometry
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Desert Ridge Gastroenterology is dedicated to the management of the diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. We strive to bring the most advanced diagnostics and therapeutic options to our patients. Our practice covers the entire gamut of gastrointestinal disorders.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Botsford General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
  • University At Albany
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Sand's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sand

3.3

Based on 42 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
38.095238095238095%
(16)

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Great People and very helpful with all of my questions. Thanks Doc for all of your help!
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Dr. Sand is terrific!
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Dr Sand was very through in his treatment of me and in reviewing the results. Kelly and Shelley are excellent staff members. I would recommend Dr. Sand to anyone.
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Dr. Sand is a very caring, compassionate doctor. He takes time to listen and is very thorough in his care.. The office staff Kelly and Shelley are very friendly and kind, always willing to be helpful.
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I’m very pleased with the service I have received and the staff was professional and caring. Dr. Sand is the best, explained everything and I would recommend him to any of my family and friends. North Valley Surgery Center was state-of-the-art, staff were professional, helpful, and courteous. Thank...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Health Net of Arizona, Inc.
Health Net of Arizona HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PacificSource
Principal Financial Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint