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Bruce Waskowicz, MD

My Locations

WellSpan Family Medicine - Terre Hill
770 Broad St.
East Earl, PA 17519
(717) 445-4576
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in medicine:

Medicine has allowed me to combine my interests in science with my strong desire to help others. Medicine is constantly changing and requires one to always to be learning. Being a physician is a humbling responsibility that I strive to live up to daily, but through the relationships this fosters, I am rewarded daily.

What I want my patients to know about me:

I was raised with a strong sense of purpose and carry that through in all that I do. Whether that is how I relate to my family, my religion, or my country, I have strong feelings. As a physician, I feel that my responsibility is to the needs and feelings of my patients, and it is through understanding where my patients are coming from that I can best provide for them. I hope I will never be accused of imposing myself on them since, in fact, some of my most eye-opening moments have been given to me through my patients' experiences.

What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

My escape from stress is running. Nothing takes the sting out of a bad day like a long run. My wife and I have a small farm, and, with our three kids out of the house, this is a full time job. Working in the garden, I am the sower, and my wife the harvester. As long as the peaches are okay, my wife is happy! I have a woodworking shop and love to make things—from a kitchen table to a whimsical marble roll. I am involved in the lay leadership of my church and value both the work and sense of peace it provides. A good weekend is a trip anywhere chasing down our three twenty-something kids!

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: Medical College of Virginia
  • Internship Program: Lancaster General Hospital
  • Residency Program: Lancaster General Hospital

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan Ephrata Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna Healthsprings(Formerly Bravo)
  • Cigna/Greatwest
  • EHP Significa
  • Gateway
  • Geisinger
  • Health America
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • South Central Preferred
  • Tower Health PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan

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