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 14 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

Contact Information

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

Care Philosophy

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

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(5)

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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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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Liberty Plan HMO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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Saint Charles Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY