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Dr. Bruce D. Schirmer, MD

Dr. Bruce D. Schirmer, MD

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    Overview

    Dr. Bruce Schirmer, MD is a Surgeon, who primarily practices in Charlottesville, VA. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, American Board of Surgery, and American Board of Surgery. Dr. Schirmer completed his residency at Duke University Medical Center. He is a member of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Virginia Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Southeastern Surgical Association, Society of University Surgeons, Association for Academic Surgery, Virginia Surgical Society, Southern Surgical Association, Society of Clinical Surgery, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, American Surgical Association, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ship Council, American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, and American College of Surgeons (fellow). Dr. Schirmer is fluent in English and French, and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Schirmer’s practice accepts Medicaid, Kaiser Permanente, Humana Health, UnitedHealthcare, Cigna, Medicare, Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Schirmer’s office at (434) 243-6844.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Duke University Med Center (Internship)

    Duke University Medical Center (Residency)

    Duke University, NC, Durham (Internship)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Surgery since 1986

    American Board of Surgery since 2009

    Languages

    French

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Surgeon, like Dr. Bruce Schirmer, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Surgeon, like Dr. Bruce Schirmer, may include:

    Surgical Consultation, Surgery, Neurosurgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Surgery Consultation, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Laparoscopic Surgery Consultation, Gallbladder Removal / Cholecystectomy, Appendicitis / Appendectomy, Eyelid Surgery / Blepharoplasty, Brain Tumor Evaluation, Brain Aneurysm Treatment, Stroke Treatment (Acute), Refractive Lens Exchange, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Surgery Follow Up, Neurosurgery Follow Up, Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Surgical Follow Up, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Laparoscopic Surgery Follow Up, Neuro-Oncology Consultation, Surgery Second Opinion, Wrist Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Eyebrow Elevation, Forehead Correction, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Consultation, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Follow Up, Head & Neck Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Ptosis Repair, Central Line Placement, Gender Confirmation Surgery, Cerebral Shunt, Surgical Infections, Tube Thoracotomy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Amputation, Limb Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mastectomy, Upper Extremity Tendon Repair, Toe-to-Thumb Transplant, Upper Extremity Nerve Repair, Upper Extremity Joint Replacement, Upper Extremity Amputation, Reflux Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) Surgery, YAG Laser Procedure, Colon Surgery, Distal Pancreatectomy, Splenectomy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Orthopedic Follow Up (Hand), Orthopedic Consultation (Hand), Cranial Bypass, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), Esophageal Surgery, Gastrectomy, Laparoscopy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Pancreatic Surgery, Paraesophageal Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Screening, Whipple Procedure, Hepatic Surgery, Complex Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopy Consultation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Consultation, Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (MSA), Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Pyloromyotomy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Small Bowel Resection

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Schirmer's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Kaiser Permanente

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    University of Virginia Physician

    Lee St And 11th St SW

    1st Floor Lee St And 11th St SW

    Charlottesville, VA 22908

    (434) 243-6844

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

    Member

    Virginia Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

    Member

    Southeastern Surgical Association

    Member

    Society of University Surgeons

    Member

    Association for Academic Surgery

    Member

    Virginia Surgical Society

    Member

    Southern Surgical Association

    Member

    Society of Clinical Surgery

    Member

    American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

    Member

    American Surgical Association

    Member

    Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract

    Member

    ship Council

    Fellow

    American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

    Member

    Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

    Member

    American College of Surgeons (fellow)

    Fellow

    Awards

    Attending of the Year, Dept Surgery,

    University of Virginia -- 198

    Academy of Distinguished Educators,

    University of Virginia

    Master Educator (first given),

    University of Virginia

    Duke University

    Alpha Omega Alpha

    Princeton University

    Football coaches award

    Princeton University

    Summa cum laude

    America's Best Doctors, national award

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Bruce Schirmer accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Bruce Schirmer is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Bruce Schirmer offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Schirmer's office at (434) 243-6844 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Bruce Schirmer offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Schirmer's office at (434) 243-6844 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Bruce Schirmer speak?

    Dr. Bruce Schirmer speaks English and French.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Bruce Schirmer have?

    Dr. Bruce Schirmer is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

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