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Ara N. Bush, M.D.

Dr. Ara N. Bush specializes in hand surgery with additional training for complex disorders, injuries, and illnesses of the hand and wrist.

Dr. Ara Bush joined Michigan Surgery Specialists in the fall of 2016. He is a board-certified surgeon with additional training specifically for complex disorders, injuries, and illnesses of the hand and wrist. A Michigan native, Dr. Bush graduated from the Wayne State School of Medicine in 2010. Following completion of his surgical internship and residency at St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Dr. Bush was admitted to the Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship at the University of Connecticut. He is passionate about the health and wellness of his patients.


Hand Surgery

Medical Education

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 2010


General Surgery residency, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI,


Combine Hand Surgery Fellowship, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT 2015-2016

Hospital Privileges

Ascension St. John Hospital
Ascension St. John Macomb/ Oakland
Ascension St. John River District
Beaumont Grosse Pointe
Beaumont Royal Oak
Henry Ford Macomb
Mclaren Macomb
Surgeons Choice Hospital


Top Doc

Participating Insurances

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health
  • BCBS
  • BCBS Community Blue/PPO
  • BCBS HMO (Metro Detroit)
  • BCBS Complete
  • BCN
  • BCN Advantage
  • BCN Bronze
  • BCN Gold
  • BCN Silver
  • Cofinity
  • DMC Care PPO
  • HAP
  • Healthy Michigan Plan
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Plus Blue
  • Meridian
  • Meridian Choice
  • Midwest Advantage
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Priority Health HMO
  • Priority Health PPO
  • Priority Health Medicare Advantage
  • St. John Health Partners
  • Total HealthCare (Medicaid)
  • Total Healthcare Cofinity
  • Tricare
  • US Dept. of Labor

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samson Samuel

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