Physician’s Profile

Top Doctor: 

Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD, FACS

Department of Neurological Surgery
Vice Chairman of Academic Affairs
Director, Bartoli Brain Tumor Research Laboratory
Co-Director, Brain Tumor Center

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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Board Certificates
Neurological Surgery
Areas of Expertise:
  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain & Spinal Tumors
  • Brain Cancer
  • Meningioma
  • Acromegaly
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Minimally Invasive Techniques
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Endoscopic Craniopharyngioma Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Gliomas
  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
  • Anaplastic Astrocytoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Pituitary Neoplasm
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
  • Astrocytoma
  • Orbital Tumor
  • Biopsies
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Cavernous Malformation
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Craniopharyngioma Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Microsurgery
  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Brain Stem Glioma
  • Glioblastoma Multiforme
  • Endoscopic Procedures
  • Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Gamma Knife
  • Colloid Cyst of Third Ventricle
  • Surgery
  • Pineal Tumor
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive (Endoscopic) Neurosurgery
  • Radiosurgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Hemangioblastoma