Dr. Bruce G Wolff MD

Dr. Bruce Wolff is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Rochester, Minnesota and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Mayo Clinic and one of 9 at Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

Are you Dr. Wolff? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1981–1982

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1974–1975

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1977–1980

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Outcomes after implementation of a multimodal standard care pathway for laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
Larson, D. W.,Lovely, J. K.,Cima, R. R.,Dozois, E. J.,Chua, H.,Wolff, B. G.,Pemberton, J. H.,Devine, R. R.,Huebner, M.

Fast-track Pathway for Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery with and without Alvimopan (Entereg)(TM): Which is More Cost-effective?
Kelley, S. R.,Wolff, B. G.,Lovely, J. K.,Larson, D. W.

Stool DNA testing for the detection of colorectal neoplasia in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Kisiel, J. B.,Yab, T. C.,Nazer Hussain, F. T.,Taylor, W. R.,Garrity-Park, M. M.,Sandborn, W. J.,Loftus, E. V.,Wolff, B. G.,Smyrk, T. C.,Itzkowitz, S. H.,Rubin, D. T.,Zou, H.,Mahoney, D. W.,Ahlquist, D. A.

See all 67 publications

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Doctors

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.