“My practice is highly specialized and limited to patients with tumors including pituitary tumors, meningiomas, skull base, low grade gliomas, glioblastomas, craniopharyngiomas and metastatic tumors. I have 25 years of experience with conventional surgery, minimally invasive surgery, skull base approaches, endoscopy and Gamma Knife so that I can provide the best possible treatment individualized for the patient.”

Dr. Jeffrey N. Bruce

About Dr. Jeffrey N. Bruce

Dr. Bruce is a leading authority on complex tumors of the brain and skull base. He leads a multidisciplinary effort as Co-Director of the Brain Tumor Center and Director of Skull Base Surgery specializing in the surgical treatment of gliomas, meningiomas, pituitary tumors, skull base tumors, craniopharyngiomas and pineal tumors.

His surgical expertise includes extensive experience with minimally invasive techniques and stereotactic surgery as well as surgical alternatives such as radiosurgery. This broad expertise allows treatment to be tailored and optimized for individual patients according to their needs.

As Co-Director of the Brain Tumor Center, Dr. Bruce leads an NIH-funded translational brain tumor research effort with interests in immunotherapy and drug delivery systems.

In addition to his laboratory research interests, he is actively involved in experimental clinical protocols for the treatment of brain tumors.

Dr. Bruce’s special interests include Brain Tumors, Skull Base Tumors, Pituitary Tumors and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery.

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Meet Dr. Jeffrey N. Bruce

In addition to working out of our New York office, Dr. Bruce has the ability to treat and admit patients at the following area hospitals.

Honors & Awards

See what Dr. Bruce has accomplished over the years.

Awards

Elsberg Lecturer – NY Society for Neurosurgery
Distinguished Alumni Award, Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Bittner Lecturer, AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
Elected to AOA Medical Honor Society
Patient’s Choice Award (American Registry)
Physician of the Year Award 2009, CancerCare, Inc.
National Brain Tumor Society-Mahaley Award for Clinical Research
America’s Top Doctors for Cancer (Castle Connolly)
America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly)
New York Super Doctors
“The Best Doctors in New York”, New York Magazine
Best Doctors, Best Doctors, Inc.
Who’s Who in America (Marquis)
Teacher Recognition Award, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (Castle Connolly)
National Brain Tumor Foundation Research Award
American College of Surgeons (Elected to Fellowship)
Brain Tumor Research Fellowship Award – Association for Brain Tumor Research
Harvey R. Nova Neurosurgical Resident’s Award, Columbia University
Resident Award Finalist – American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Joint Tumor Section
Resident Research Award, New York Society for Neurosurgery
Special Achievement for Outstanding Research by Summer Students Award, National Institutes of Health

Memberships

Chairman, American Board of Neurological Surgery
Associate Editor, Journal of Neuro-Oncology
Editorial Board, Neurosurgery
Editorial Board, World Neurosurgery
Editorial Board, Journal of Surgical Education
Program Director, Neuro-oncology Program, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center
Past Chairman, Section on Tumors- American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Past President, Society of Neurological Surgeons
Past President, New York Society for Neurosurgery
Past Vice-President American Academy of Neurological Surgery
Advisory Board, Adult Brain Tumor Consortium
Medical Advisory Board, B*Cured
Review Committee, Dana Foundation
Scientific Advisory Council, American Brain Tumor Association

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    Patients' Choice

    This recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients.

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    Compassionate Doctor 5 Year Award

    Given to doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row.

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    Compassionate Doctor

    This honor is granted based on a physician’s overall and bedside manner scores.

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    America's Top Doctors

    Nominated doctors are reviewed by a team of physicians and selected as the most outstanding healthcare providers to be Top Doctors.

Awards

Elsberg Lecturer – NY Society for Neurosurgery
Distinguished Alumni Award, Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Bittner Lecturer, AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
Elected to AOA Medical Honor Society
Patient’s Choice Award (American Registry)
Physician of the Year Award 2009, CancerCare, Inc.
National Brain Tumor Society-Mahaley Award for Clinical Research
America’s Top Doctors for Cancer (Castle Connolly)
America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly)
New York Super Doctors
“The Best Doctors in New York”, New York Magazine
Best Doctors, Best Doctors, Inc.
Who’s Who in America (Marquis)
Teacher Recognition Award, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (Castle Connolly)
National Brain Tumor Foundation Research Award
American College of Surgeons (Elected to Fellowship)
Brain Tumor Research Fellowship Award – Association for Brain Tumor Research
Harvey R. Nova Neurosurgical Resident’s Award, Columbia University
Resident Award Finalist – American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Joint Tumor Section
Resident Research Award, New York Society for Neurosurgery
Special Achievement for Outstanding Research by Summer Students Award, National Institutes of Health

Memberships

Chairman, American Board of Neurological Surgery
Associate Editor, Journal of Neuro-Oncology
Editorial Board, Neurosurgery
Editorial Board, World Neurosurgery
Editorial Board, Journal of Surgical Education
Program Director, Neuro-oncology Program, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center
Past Chairman, Section on Tumors- American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Past President, Society of Neurological Surgeons
Past President, New York Society for Neurosurgery
Past Vice-President American Academy of Neurological Surgery
Advisory Board, Adult Brain Tumor Consortium
Medical Advisory Board, B*Cured
Review Committee, Dana Foundation
Scientific Advisory Council, American Brain Tumor Association

Patients’ Choice

This recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients.

Compassionate Doctor 5 Year Award

Given to doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row.

Compassionate Doctor

This honor is granted based on a physician’s overall and bedside manner scores.

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America’s Top Doctors

Nominated doctors are reviewed by a team of physicians and selected as the most outstanding healthcare providers to be Top Doctors.

Publications

See the research Dr. Jeffrey N. Bruce has had published.

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