Dr. Bruce Tranmer, MD

Dr. Bruce Tranmer, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Bruce Tranmer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Burlington, VT and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Queens U, Fac Of Health Sciences in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

111 Colchester Ave

Burlington, VT 05401

Contact Information

(802) 847-3072

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Chiari's Deformity
very high
more than 98% of peers
Meningiomas
very high
more than 94% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Vermont.

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 U, Fac Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Kingston Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Kingston Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Toronto
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Colorado
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tranmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tranmer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tranmer

4.7

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
88.88888888888889%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Tranmer is an exceptional neurosurgeon, both in his skill and his bedside manner. I felt completely confident in him and appreciated the time he took with me. He was open, calm, empathetic and one of a kind. I cannot recommend him highly enough and it was a great blessing to be under his care....Read More
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VT – Jul 22, 2018
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Dr Tranmer is not only a wonderful Dr he also a wonderful person he was the only doctor who stopped and listened to me and is willing to help me he gave me compassion I can never express what it means to find a doctor who cares and is willing to help after seeing 3 dr's before him who didn't care...Read More
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