Dr. Laura Cruse, MD

Dr. Laura Cruse, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Laura Cruse, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brandon, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

500 Vonderburg Dr Ste 214

Brandon, FL 33511

Contact Information

(813) 685-5555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cruse performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoporosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 95% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Cruse's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

157  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cruse has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruse's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruse to family and friends
23 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Cruse's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

This office is one of the worst administered doctor's offices I have ever experienced. The wait times for appointments are ridiculous, you have to call at least 1-2 months out. Then appointment day, the wait time in the waiting room is over an hour and half if not more. Last year I tried to get...more
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Medical experience aside, this is the most poorly run medical office I have ever encountered. Terrible time management, VERY long wait times past appt time to see doctor, staff is terrible, in-house lab work sloppy, incomplete, and incorrect. I DO NOT RECOMMEND. Too many mistakes and no...more
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Outstanding Dr with exceptional knowledge
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