Dr. James Bruno, MD

Dr. James Bruno, MD

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Dr. James Bruno, MD is a neurology specialist in Port Jefferson Station, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from St. Georges University in 1999 and specializes in neurology, sleep medicine, and more.Read his story

4511 Nesconset Hwy

Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • MagnaCare
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bruno's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruno treats Sleep Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bruno treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruno treats Sleep Apnea more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bruno treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Seizure Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Febrile Convulsions, Familial, 1

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
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • 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
  • 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

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
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • 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
2005
2004
2003
2000
1999
1994

Awards

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

Dr. Bruno's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bruno

4.0

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5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Staff friendliness
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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I have recommended Dr. Bruno to many friends and acquaintances over the years.
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