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Bruce K. Stark, M.D.

Languages: English
Professional Statement
Bruce Stark, MD, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. In 2009, he became one of the first group of doctors to be certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Dr. Stark is an active member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. He understands that addiction is a brain disease and requires a comprehensive, holistic and compassionate approach. Dr. Stark provides pain management treatment plans for patients with such conditions as chronic low back pain, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis and headaches. He uses an integrative medical approach to chronic pain combining vitamins, amino acids, prescription medications and alternative treatment modalities to help improve patients' quality of life and level function. Dr. Stark routinely provides medical therapy for mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, ADHD and sleep disorders. Dr. Stark is a member of the Providence Saint Joseph Medical Staff providing care in internal medicine, addiction medicine and pain medicine.
Education
Institution
Type
UCSF School Of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Medical School
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Internship
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Residency
UCLA VA Wadsworth Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS/EPO
  • Aetna Preferred Provider Organization
  • Affiliated Health Funds PPO
  • Blue Shield of CA Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plan
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO/POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Motion Picture Health/Writers Guild
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Secure/UHC HMO
  • United Healthcare HMO
Clinical Interests
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Diabetes Management
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Hypertension
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Travel Vaccination
 
Premiere Medical Center of Burbank
201 South Buena Vista Street Suite 325
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 953-2839
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center