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    Bruce Block

    Bruce Block, M.D.


    Pediatrics

     
    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients


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    Main Clinic (Santa Cruz)
    2025 Soquel Avenue
    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    (831) 458-5555 
    Watsonville Office
    550 S. Green Valley Road
    Watsonville, California 95076
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    (831) 458-5865 
     
    Palo Alto Center
    795 El Camino Real
    Palo Alto, California 94301
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    (650) 853-6558 

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    Note:

    Dr. Block is in pediatrics in Santa Cruz and pediatric urgent care in Palo Alto. He can only be chosen as a primary care doctor for children in Santa Cruz.

    Medical Affiliation(s)


    Hospital Affiliation(s)


    Education & Training

    Medical education:
    Wright State University School of Medicine, OH, 1990
    Internship:
    Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, OH, 1991
    Residency:
    Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, OH, 1993

    Additional Information

    Asthma, allergy management, early detection and treatment of developmental and behavioral challenges in children

    Spoken Languages

    Primary:
    English

    Community Activities

    American Academy of Pediatrics, Santa Cruz County Medical Society

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Block enjoys spending time with his family, running, watching movies and relaxing with a good book.

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    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Block believes in providing excellent pediatric medical care while honoring and respecting the child and his or her family. He enjoys assisting parents in their role of supporting children to reach their potential.




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