Dr. Bruce D. Schirmer MD Surgeon

Dr. Bruce Schirmer is a surgeon in Charlottesville, Virginia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Martha Jefferson Hospital and University of Virginia Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Schirmer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Martha Jefferson Hospital and one of 22 at University of Virginia Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1979

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1980

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1985

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 28 years in Surgery

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Long-term diabetic response to gastric bypass.
Davies, S. W.,Efird, J. T.,Guidry, C. A.,Penn, R. I.,Sawyer, R. G.,Schirmer, B. D.,Hallowell, P. T.

General Surgery Residency Inadequately Prepares Trainees for Fellowship: Results of a Survey of Fellowship Program Directors.
Mattar, S. G.,Alseidi, A. A.,Jones, D. B.,Jeyarajah, D. R.,Swanstrom, L. L.,Aye, R. W.,Wexner, S. D.,Martinez, J. M.,Ross, S. B.,Awad, M. M.,Franklin, M. E.,Arregui, M. E.,Schirmer, B. D.,Minter, R. M.

Long-Term Satisfaction and Medication Dependence After Antireflux Surgery.
Hu, Y.,Ezekian, B.,Wells, K. M.,Burks, S. G.,Jones, D. R.,Lau, C. L.,Schirmer, B. D.,Kozower, B. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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