Dr. Bruce Smith, MD

Dr. Bruce Smith, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Bruce Smith, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Fort Collins, CO and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Cornell Univ in 1972 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), and more.

2121 E Harmony Rd Unit 350

Fort Collins, CO 80528

Contact Information

(970) 484-6373

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Colorado Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Tinnitus
very high
more than 98% of peers
Nosebleed
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Smith'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Caring and Competent Service Since 1979.Our mission at Ear Nose & Throat Associates of Northern Colorado is to provide the best care to adults, infants and children in the community. We have been a successful practice since 1979 because we make our patients our top priority. Our Otolaryngology clinic includes treatment for all areas of the head and neck.  We are "in network" for the majority of insurance companies."

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

89  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Queens College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/weill Cornell Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Nm Hospital Hsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
21 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I couldn't more highly recommend Dr. Smith. Not only is he a brilliant physician and surgeon, but also one of the most personable and caring doctors I have ever had.the pleasure to visit. Always willing to take the time to discuss your concerns and overall personal well being. His professionalism...more
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Dr. Bruce Smith is a problem-solver and knows his field to the highest degree. I was miserable and had been improperly diagnosed by two physicians, one who gave me incredibly powerful and potentially dangerous antibiotics for what was simply a physical problem.. To see Dr. Smith, I traveled five...more
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Dr. Smith performed sinus surgery on me this summer. He is an outstanding doctor and surgeon. Staff is professional, prompt, and informative. Dr. Smith is an expert, and my breathing is amazing as a result. I highly recommend Dr. Bruce Smith!
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Do not trust this man with your child! He will butcher them enough to require emergency surgery and not even care. My daughter almost died from a simple routine procedure.
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This man has no business being a doctor he ruined my nose left me deformed for life.
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