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Dr. Jeffrey Bruce, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Bruce, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 62


Dr. Jeffrey Bruce, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Bruce accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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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. Bruce's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruce performs Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bruce performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruce performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bruce performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bruce treats Meningiomas more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Bruce's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acromegaly
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Astrocytoma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Metastasis
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Cavernous Malformation Brain
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chordoma
  • Colloid Cyst of Third Ventricle
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniotomy
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Glioblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Hemangioblastoma
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally-Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Orbit Tumor
  • Pineal Region Tumors
  • Pinealoma
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Torticollis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1985
National Institutes of Health
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Rutgers University
Medical School
1990
1985
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bruce's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bruce

4.7

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
89.1891891891892%
(33)
4 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
1 Star
5.405405405405405%
(2)

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We (husband) had a rare pineal tumor, and we drove from a different state to seek his care. His expertise and confidence helped me make it through the surgery( lol... it was my husband’s tumor) I found the nursing staff compassionate. This was a difficult surgery, and although we have a little more...Read More
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Dr. Bruce and his staff are exceptional. The care and information leading up to and including the recovery were stellar.
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Dr. Bruce is outstanding. He approached our complex situation with care and high confidence, which is extremely important from a patient's standpoint in these situations. He explained the risks we could face and the consequences we could expect. A complicated series of procedures executed under...Read More
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My experience with Dr. Bruce was wonderful. He is so gentle and caring and he made me feel so at ease. Surgery for my petiutery tumor was great. I woke up without any pain. I left the hospital in two days feeling wonderful. He has a wonderful and caring team. I recommend him with all my heart.
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