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Liliana Uribe-Bruce, MD

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

Scripps Clinic Medical Group
130 Cedar Rd
Ste 230
Vista, CA 92083
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Phone Number
760-806-5438

Expertise

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Biography

Liliana Uribe-Bruce, MD, is an endocrinologist who treats a wide variety of metabolic disorders. As a specialist in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, Dr. Uribe-Bruce’s clinical interests include diagnosing and treating adults with health conditions related to hormones, including thyroid, adrenal, pituitary, pancreas, parathyroids, ovaries, testes, bone and lipid disorders. 


Dr. Uribe-Bruce believes in the importance of creating a strong patient-physician team to achieve better health outcomes and overall well-being. She strives to understand her patients' main concerns and provide focused health education that empowers them to be active participants in setting health goals and choosing the best treatment options. 


Dr. Uribe-Bruce is interested in endocrinology clinical research that narrows health disparities among medically underserved groups, including gaps in diabetes care, personalized genomic medicine and access to health education and care. She has presented her clinical research projects at endocrinology meetings within the U.S. and internationally and has published in peer-reviewed journals on various endocrinology topics. She is also a Voluntary Medicine Instructor for UCSD medical students working at UCSD Free Clinics.  


In her free time, Dr. Uribe-Bruce enjoys reading, listening to all types of music, swimming, walking by the beach, watching soccer and traveling with her family.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2000

Medical Education

  • Xaveriana University, MD, 1987

Residencies

  • University of Miami Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1997
  • Pontificia Universidad Xaveriana, Internal Medicine, 1989

Fellowships

  • National Institute of Health-Clinic Center, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2000

Graduate Education

  • The Scripps Research Institute, MS, 2013
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