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Dr. Ross Bremner, MD

Dr. Ross Bremner, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Ross Bremner, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery, lung transplant surgery, and more.

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Dr. Bremner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
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AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Healthcare Connect
Indian Health Service
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
One Health
Phoenix Health Plan
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SCAN Health Plan
Self Pay
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS Medicaid
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
Secure Horizons
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
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Dr. Bremner's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Esophageal Surgery
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Dr. Bremner performs Esophageal Surgery more than 100% of his peers

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

Esophageal Diseases
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Dr. Bremner treats Esophageal Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bremner treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Reflux Esophagitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bremner treats Reflux Esophagitis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Bremner treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Bremner's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Achalasia
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachytherapy
  • Cancer
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Mass
  • Chest Wall Mass
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • End-Stage Lung Disease
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer Resection
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagitis
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Heartburn
  • Hemothorax
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Manometry
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Revision Surgery
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Stenting
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Tumor
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Norton Thoracic Institute believes in treating all patients with dignity and respect.Using a multidisciplinary approach, the Institute works to diagnose and treat some of the most complex thoracic and esophageal diseases in the Southwest thr...


  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Lung Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery


Usc & Lac Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Southern California School Of Med
Residency Hospital
Usc School Of Medicine-California
Internship Hospital
University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
Medical School


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  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Ross Bremner, MD
Dr. Bremner and his staff have been the greatest medical staff to be cared by. In Sept of 2016 Dr. Bremner, but through sheer diligence and expertise, found a small noggel in my esophagus, which proved to be cancer. Dr. Bremner immediately consulted me and advised me to have an Esophagectomy (...Read More
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Dr Bremner performed life-changing surgery on my esophagus/stomach five years ago. He became adamant that I needed the surgery because the problem was seeding pneumonia. He put me in touch with a patient who had the surgery. All of my questions and concerns were addressed. I now enjoy a wide...Read More
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