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Biography

Biography

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.

Medical School
  • UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Internship
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Residency
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Fellowship
  • UCLA VA Wadsworth Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Languages
  • English

Locations

Premiere Medical Center of Burbank
201 S. Buena Vista Street
Suite 325
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 842-7145
(818) 953-2839

Specialties

Specialties
  • Addiction Medicine (Board Certified)
  • Internal Medicine (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  • Travel Immunizations & Health
  • Back Pain
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Diabetes Management
  • Primary Care Physician
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chemical Dependency

Insurance

Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Affiliated Health Funds PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Motion Picture Health/Writers Guild
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan