Dr. James Bruno, MD

Neurology •  Male
  
Dr. Bruno
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Three Village Neurology, PC

4511 Nesconset Hwy Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

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(631) 751-0790

Dr. James Bruno, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Port Jefferson Station, NY and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bruno has more experience with Epilepsy than other specialists in his area. He graduated from St. Georges University medical school in 1999. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as John T. Mather Memorial Hospital and Saint Charles Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bruno to book an appointment.


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Dr. Bruno accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Typically treats 91% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Epilepsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruno treats Epilepsy more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Bruno treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Seizure Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruno treats Seizure Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Bruno treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

EEG (Electroencephalogram)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruno performs EEG (Electroencephalogram) more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Bruno performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

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Dr. Bruno's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dropfoot
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intractable Epilepsy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Dr Bruno took an hour to talk to me and get my whole full story. He talked to me about all my concerns and even about my adult son and his epilepsy. He was knowledgable kind funny and a wonderful dr that cares.
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Lisa Dangelo – Jan 25, 2020
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Dr Bruno is a compassionate, professional, amazing doctor. I’ve been to his practice on multiple occasions and the care and compassion he and his office staff have for their patients is unsurpassed. He is extremely knowledgeable and goes above and beyond for each and every patient. I’m so lucky I found A neurologist who truly listens to the patient’s concerns and needs.
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Amanda – Jul 08, 2019
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I was referred to Dr. Bruno by a family friend for my sleeping issues. Dr Bruno was very thorough in his evaluation and got me back on track! I would recommend him to anyone looking for a new neurologist, you won't be disappointed :)
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May 15, 2019
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He has me sitting for a half hour past my appointment time for no reason. I was the only patient there. I saw him outside doing stuff while I was in the waiting room. He seems to have an agenda. So no matter what you tell him is wrong he is going to fit your diagnosis into whatever he is pushing at the time
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incognito – Jun 07, 2018
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When going to see a neurologist, there's always a fear of the unknown. However, his office staff was very welcoming, and Dr Bruno, himself, came to the waiting room, greeted me, and at that moment, put my mind at ease. Calmly explaining my MRI, I was exceptionally confident in his ability to treat whatever the future holds for me. Dr Bruno is definitely my hero.
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Pittsburgh, PA – Oct 09, 2017
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I have visited Dr. Bruno for a number of different reasons. Everything has been exceptional in this office. From the pleasant staff to the short wait time in a clean waiting room to the doctor himself. Dr. Bruno takes as much time as you need to ensure a comprehensive visit. He will explain things in layman's terms too which is comforting and made sure to follow up with me personally and not just through his staff. I highly recommend Dr. Bruno as a Neurologist and a sleep specialist.
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Steven W in Sound Beach – Sep 23, 2017
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I have been a patient of Dr. Bruno for several years and in my experience he has always been courteous, professional and genuinely concerned for my well being. He is approachable and easy to talk to. I read a negative review from a husband and wife team who seem to be one of those demanding couples that walk into the office and expect the doctor to do anything and everything they want regardless of proper medical procedure. These reviews are one sided, so annoy one crackpot and you look awful!
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Mitch in NY – Sep 14, 2017
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I have recommended Dr. Bruno to many friends and acquaintances over the years.
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Central Islip, NY – Jul 19, 2017
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Compassionate doctor who listens. My back pain is now under control. Pleasant staff and office. Highly recommend.
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Medford, NY – Jul 19, 2017
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My husband has been a patient of Dr Bruno's for numerous years. Dr Bruno is an excellent diagnostician with a wonderful caring nature which is quite refreshing. I love the way Dr Bruno jokes with his patients and makes them feel extremely comfortable which makes it an easy task when trying to get a Senior to go and see a Doctor. I highly recommend Dr. Bruno to any individual looking for a good Neurologist.
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Farmingville, NY – Mar 21, 2017
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I would highly recommend dr Bruno. He is very thorough and caring. He is easy to understand as he explains everything He has a beautiful office and a wonderful staff
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Gerald digennaro in Port jefferson sta ny – Dec 20, 2016
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Excellent. Professional office in good location for new patients. 0n time scheduled appointments Interested in past patient history. Clear instructions And guidance: competent physician.
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CASS Carol in MT. SINAII. NY – Nov 30, 2016
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I helped my wife file a complaint with NYS about this doctor. She is epileptic. She depends on med. He left her with no meds- unexpectedly stopping the refills. She called him for DAYS. No one would get back to her. I had to bring her to an ER clinic to get her meds. We filed a complaint on 11/8. He received it and had his office call us on 11/23. They claimed they called it in on 11/4. This is a lie, as CVS documents prove he's lying. Hes only acknowledging us bc of the complaint. What a joke.
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Frank in Centereach, NY – Nov 23, 2016
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He spent minimal time with me and It was a really weird experience. When I started to tell him about my symptoms at one point he stopped me and told me he didn't want to hear about them. I definitely got a get out of my office vibe.
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Shoreham, NY – Nov 15, 2016
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Besides having to play phone tag with clueless office assistants every time I called, Dr. Bruno (or his staff) has totally left me out to dry. I am epileptic and depend on medication to keep seizures at bay. It has been days that I'm waiting for the office to call me back. I have 4 days of meds left. I've requested Dr. Bruno call me. It's not happening.
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Ashley in Las Vegas, NV – Nov 08, 2016
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About Me

Highly regarded by his patients, Dr. Bruno was rated at the highest level of satisfaction in a recent independent survey. He has won several merits of distinction, including several Patient's Choice Awards, Americas Top Doctor Award and Most Compassionate Doctor Recognition. He was also the recipient of the Extraordinary People in Care Award by the Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island. 

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2005
Sleep Medicine University Hospital Stony Brook
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Neurophysiology University Hospital Stony Brook
Fellowship Hospital
2003
George Washington University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
New York Medical College
Internship Hospital
1999
St. Georges University
Medical School
1994
Emory University
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • People's Choice Award, 2010

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  • Does Dr. Bruno offer evening visits?

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Locations

Three Village Neurology, PC

Three Village Neurology, PC4511 Nesconset Hwy Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
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Affiliated Hospitals

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John T. Mather Memorial Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Saint Charles Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Stony Brook University Hospital

Stony Brook, NY

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)