Bradley Bruggeman, M.D.

Bradley J Bruggeman, M.D.

(352) 265-6200


My name is Brad Bruggeman, MD, and I am a clinical assistant professor in the University of Florida Division of Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology. I also serve as the clerkship director for third-year medical students. I am a proud Gator through and through: I completed my undergraduate studies and medical degree jointly at UF as part of the Medical Honors Program, graduating from the UF College of Medicine with honors in research. I also completed my residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at UF.

My primary academic focus is squarely within medical education. I teach in several medical student courses and serve on multiple institutional education committees at UF. I have presented my research on the third-year medical student clerkship at numerous national conferences. I am the grateful recipient of the Golden Apple Teaching Award each year since 2015. As a resident, I was awarded UF's Society of Teaching Scholars Outstanding Resident Teacher Award and the department's Resident Educator of the Year Award. I was inducted to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society in recognition of my commitment to education, and in my final year of residency, I served as education chief resident.

My clinical interests include diagnosis and management of cervical dysplasia and pre-cancers, pelvic prolapse and incontinence, laparoscopic and vaginal surgery, and pregnancy care. I am the director of the department’s Colposcopy and LEEP clinics, and I am involved in multiple quality improvement and educational projects in this area.

As a physician, my goal is to take care of each patient as I would want my wife or mother cared for, striving each day to deliver high-quality care while developing strong patient relationships based on mutual trust and caring. I am interested in global health, spending one week each year performing gynecologic surgery as part of a team of Honduran missionary surgeons.

In my free time, I enjoy chasing around my three-year-old daughter, traveling with my wife to the U.S. national parks and around the world, snow skiing and raising backyard chickens.


University of Florida

Medical School
University of Florida

Bachelor of Science
University of Florida

Board Certification

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Honors and Awards

“Best of the Best” Winner: Best OB/GYN
The Gainesville Sun

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
University of Florida College of Medicine Chapter

Resident Teacher of the Year
UF Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Outstanding CREOG Examination Performance
UF Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Outstanding Resident Teacher Award
UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Golden Apple Teaching Award for Medical Student Teaching
UF Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology