Dr. Marla Bruns, MD

Dr. Marla Bruns, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Marla Bruns, MD is a neurology specialist in Rochester, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from State University New York in 2008 and specializes in neurology and behavioral neurology.

2655 Ridgeway Ave Ste 420

Rochester, NY 14626

Contact Information

(585) 723-7972

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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more than 86% of peers
Alzheimer's Disease
more than 86% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 86% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Behavioral Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bruns does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Essential Tremor
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • State University New York
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • The Ohio State University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ohio State University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bruns has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bruns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bruns' Reviews

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10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bruns' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Burns is truly a wonderful doctor. English is not my moms 1st language. I interpret for my mom. (I'm writing this review for my mom) Dr. Bruns makes sure my mom understands everything. We never feel rushed. Dr. Bruns prints out all information in Italian for my mom. Never had that done before....more
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Once in awhile a truly brilliant and compassionate doctor comes along. It was my good fortune to discover this wonderful woman. Her gentle manner and outstanding expertise calmed my anxiety and provided much new information. I am indebted to this amazing doctor. I am a blest man.
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Dr Bruns gives wonderful hugs :)
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Dr. Bruns is a godsend to me. She treated me in Ohio before moving to New York. Her opinion is something I trust highly and she provided me and my family with such useful and important information regarding H.E./S.R.E.A.. She is such a wise physician and has such a caring and kind demeanor. I...more
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