Dr. James Bruffey MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgeons in La Jolla, CA

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Dr. James Bruffey specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery in La Jolla, California.

Dr. James Bruffey has been compared 419 times. Details of Dr. Bruffey's 22 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Ohio State University are available on your free doctor report.


Primary Location for Dr. Bruffey

Dr. James Bruffey
Scripps Green Hospital
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Dr. James Bruffey has an average rating of 5 stars (out of 5) with a rating of Excellent based on 18 reviews.

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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. James Bruffey has been identified as specializing in Orthopedic Spine Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery.

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. James Bruffey accepts the following plans at Scripps Green Hospital

  • Blue Shield California
  • Health Net
  • United Healthcare - Direct
  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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 Hospital Affiliation

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Dr. Bruffey attended medical school at Ohio State University College of Medicine and graduated in 1994 having 22 years experience.

While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.


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