Bruce Allen Ferrell , MD

Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine

(310) 206-6232

UCLA Medical Group
200 Ucla Medical Plz Ste 420
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Dr. Ferrell is Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Department of Medicine and Division of Geriatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is Associate Chief for Education in the Division of Geriatrics. Heis the Director of the Adult Palliative Care serving the UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center and the UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. Doctor Ferrell was awarded the David Geffen School Of Medicine's Award for Excellence in Education in 2005. After completing medical school and internal medicine residency at the University of Oklahoma, he trained in Geriatric Medicine at UCLA. He has held a UCLA faculty appointment for more than 20 years. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP) and a Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society. He is a member of the Gerontological Society of America and The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care. Dr. Ferrell's research interest is applied clinical research. He is a recognized national and international leader in the area of persistent pain in older persons. He has conducted studies, authored numerous publications, and was Chair of the American Geriatrics Society's panel for the development of clinical practice guidelines for the management of persistent pain in older persons.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 42 Years

Languages Spoken: Chinese and English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1979

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Specialties: Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
  • UHC SV Flex Tier 3
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Ferrell's Office Information

Fax: (310) 079-4211
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Ferrell's Other Office Information

Regional Urgent Care
2116 Jackson Blvd
Rapid City, SD 57702
(605) 755-2273

Fax:(605) 575-5390
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours: