Dr. Bruce L Allen
- MEDICARE CERTIFIED
- 44+ YEARS EXP
Dr. Bruce L Allen, MD, is a General Surgery specialist in Truckee, California. He attended and graduated from Stanford University School Of Medicine in 1974, having over 44 years of diverse experience, especially in General Surgery. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Mills-Peninsula Medical Center, San Mateo Medical Center. Dr. Bruce L Allen also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Tahoe Forest Hospital District. Dr. Bruce L Allen accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (530) 587-6011 to request Dr. Bruce L Allen the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, ...) or simply to book an appointment.
||Bruce L Allen
||No - He does not own an unincorporated business by himself.
|Accepts Medicare Assignment
He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
- General Surgery (primary specialty)
- 44+ years of diverse experience
- Medical Doctor (MD)
Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning "Teacher of Medicine", is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.
Education and Training
- Dr. Bruce L Allen attended and graduated from Stanford University School Of Medicine in 1974.
- NPI #: 1639210743
- NPI Enumeration Date: Friday, February 9, 2007
eRx - He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
PQRS - He does report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
EHR - He does use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional's ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
MHI - He does not commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
MOC - He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A "Maintenance of Certification Program" encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.
Language Spoken by Dr. Bruce L Allen
Dr. Bruce L Allen has been primarily specialized in Surgery for over 44 years of experience.
- Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Surgery
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A general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions in the following areas: alimentary tract; abdomen; breast, skin and soft tissue; endocrine system; head and neck surgery; pediatric surgery; surgical critical care; surgical oncology; trauma and burns; and vascular surgery. General surgeons increasingly provide care through the use of minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. Many general surgeons also possess expertise in transplantation surgery, plastic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.
- Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
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Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
A thoracic surgeon provides the operative, perioperative and critical care of patients with pathologic conditions within the chest. Included is the surgical care of coronary artery disease, cancers of the lung, esophagus and chest wall, abnormalities of the trachea, abnormalities of the great vessels and heart valves, congenital anomalies, tumors of the mediastinum and diseases of the diaphragm. The management of the airway and injuries of the chest is within the scope of the specialty.
Medical Group Practice
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- Tahoe Forest Hospital District
|Tahoe Forest Hospital District||18|
10121 Pine Ave
Truckee, California 96161-4835
Phone: (530) 587-6011
- Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed
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