Dr. Christopher Bruce, MD

Colorectal Surgery •  Male • Age 57

  
Dr. Bruce

Mercy Surgical Specialists

2705 DEKALB PIKE, STE 309 Norristown, PA 19401

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(610) 277-6131

Dr. Christopher Bruce, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Norristown, PA. He specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.


At a Glance

  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Bruce accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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Dr. Bruce's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruce treats Abdominal Disorders more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Bruce treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruce treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Bruce treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruce performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Bruce performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Bruce's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Dr. Bruce's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bruce

4.6

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Bruce, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Norristown, PA. He specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

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Doylestown Hospital

Doylestown, PA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2017)