Dr. Maria Bruce, MD

Dr. Maria Bruce, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Maria Bruce, MD is a family medicine specialist in Joplin, MO and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Cebu Doctors' College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in family medicine.

202 E 50th St

Joplin, MO 64804

Contact Information

(417) 781-4727

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Bruce's Experience

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Dr. Bruce's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

200  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Cebu Doctors' College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bruce has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bruce's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bruce to family and friends
21 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Bruce's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Big waste of time. Brought my wife to see Dr. Bruce, who basically said "Sorry this is happening. Have a nice day." We don't want fake sympathy. Surprisingly, we want answers. Some help, maybe. She offered no ideas or thoughts about what it might be. I could've done that, and I don't even have a...more
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I just wanted to thank Dr. Bruce and her staff for taking great care of me. I was addicted to pain medication and Dr. Bruce helped me realize it. Thanks to her I got the help I needed and am doing so much better.
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dr bruce is amazing love her
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The first time i seen this doctor was 3 days after having major surgery, Staples not even out yet, she wanted to schedule several tests that were invasive, she wouldn't give me the pills i needed saying take over the counter, the anxiety meds she gave me a script for the meds i had just told her i...more
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I loveher. I have referred my parents and siblings. She will take the time to explain things.
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