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Bruce Bushwick, MD

My Locations

Thomas Hart Family Practice Center
1001 S. George St.
York, PA 17403
(717) 851-2521
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in medicine:

I pursued medicine because I wanted to be a family physician. Family medicine is the only specialty that is built on a comprehensive understanding of our patients' medical, psychological, family, and social conditions. We nurture long-term family (and often) trans-generational relationships. We help patients navigate the increasingly complex medical systems when their needs exceed our expertise. We are the first physicians a patient needs to call with their medical problems. These values and attributes perfectly match my interests, skills, and foundational beliefs about medicine.


What I want my patients to know about me:

I have been an academic physician for almost my entire career. My professional time is divided among the following pursuits: caring for both healthy and complex patients, medical problem solving with our students and medical residents, and helping our hospital administration promote high quality and safe care.


What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

I keep in touch with my adult daughters, stay physically fit, experiment with cooking many types of cuisines, read, and keep current with changes in medicine.


Clinical Interests

  • Geriatrics
  • Medical Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine | Family Medicine
  • American Board of Family Medicine | Geriatric Medicine

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Residency Program: WellSpan York Hospital
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Michigan

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan York Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Cigna Healthsprings(Formerly Bravo)
  • EHP Significa
  • Gateway
  • Geisinger
  • GreatWest OneHealth
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • InterGroup
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • Preferred Health Care
  • Private Healthcare Systems
  • South Central Preferred
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan



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