Dr. Harlan Bruner, MD

Dr. Harlan Bruner, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Harlan Bruner, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Athens, GA. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons and specializes in neurosurgery.

2142 W Broad St Bldg 100

Athens, GA 30606

Contact Information

(706) 548-6881

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bruner does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bruner has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bruner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bruner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bruner

4.6

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Bruner did a wonderful job repairing my fractured vertebrates and spondylothesis problems. I've been out of surgery for 3 months and my back is healing well. His bedside manners were excellent and he spends the time with you to answer any concerns you may have. I highly recommend him!!!!
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Diane Bernardin in Elberton, GA – Sep 15, 2018
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Dr. Bruner was great to deal with and appreciate him for getting me back to a normal life. Highly Recommend him if you have any back problems at all. Thankful for doctors like him.
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Jerry Tipton – Aug 23, 2018
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I am very happy with excellent results in my back surgery March 23,2018.
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Cecil H in Athens , GA – Jul 24, 2018
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Dr. Bruner was the neurosurgeon on call the night my son was hit by a car. He got to the hospital very quickly, explained in clear terms my son's injury and the needed surgery. Did an excellent job taking care of my son. Jason was able to graduate valedictorian about 2 months later. It was a...Read More
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Melissa Green in Athens, GA – Jul 12, 2018
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I have nothing but good things to say about doctor Bruner he is the only one who has helped me with my back he did my back surgery in September and then put a screw SI joint which made it feel so much better so I really appreciate all the work he has done on me anyone need a great back Dr . Doctor...Read More
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Sue Andrews in GA – Jun 08, 2018
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