Jeffrey N Bruce, MD

Jeffrey N Bruce, MD Specialties: Neurological Surgery

Jeffrey N Bruce, MD
Specialties: Neurological Surgery
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One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

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About Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD

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. Learn more here: They Walk in the Shoes of Giants and Even Sit in Their Chairs


  • Acromegaly

  • Anaplastic Astrocytoma

  • Astrocytoma

  • Brain Cancer

  • Brain Stem Glioma

  • Brain Tumor

  • Chordoma Tumor

  • Craniopharyngioma Surgery

  • Craniotomy

  • Cushing's Syndrome

  • Endoscopic Brain Surgery

  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery

  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

  • Glioblastoma

  • Gliomas

  • Head & Neck Tumors

  • Meningioma

  • Microsurgery

  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery

  • Neuroendocrine Tumor

  • Neurosurgery

  • Ophthalmic Tumors

  • Orbital Tumor

  • Pineal Tumor

  • Pituitary Neoplasm

  • Pituitary Tumor

  • Radiosurgery

  • Skull Base Surgery

  • Skull Base Tumors

  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery

  • Tumor Resection


  • Fellowship: National Institutes of Health
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Medical School: UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish