Physician

Merle F. Bruce M.D.

Dr. Merle Bruce is an established, highly skilled physician with more than 40 years experience in Otorhinolaryngology (ENT), Head & Neck Surgery in Northern Nevada. 


Born in Eugene, OR, Dr. Bruce graduated from the University of Oregon and obtained his medical degree at the University of Oregon Medical School (Oregon Health Sciences University) in Portland Oregon.  He completed his surgical and ENT residencies at the University of Washington and University of New Mexico respectively.  


Complimenting his medical degree are his service in the US Army Medical Corps (1965—1970), his appointment at the University of Nevada as an Associate Professor of Surgery, as well as his active involvement in the Sports Medicine Program at UNR.