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As we continue on the path to recovery following Hurricane Ian, here are some important updates. The Lee Health Primary/Walk-In Care – Sanibel location is offering limited hours and has temporarily moved its services from this location to the LPG Family/Internal Medicine - Bass Road office. Sanibel Primary/Walk-In Care will be open Saturdays from 9am- 1 p.m. and Wednesdays from 1pm- 6 pm. Patients can make appointments with this physician at both locations at (239) 343-6990.
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Robert Bussing, MD

4.8 out of 5 stars

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Dr. Bussing is a general internist who is practicing with Lee Health on Sanibel Island. He is board certified in Internal Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians. He taught school at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine for many years. He enjoys taking care of adults for all routine and preventative matters.

Education & Training

Medical School:

University of Louisville, Louisville, KY


Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL



Board Certification(s):

American Board of Internal Medicine

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  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Explained Things Clearly

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Showed Courtesy & Respect

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Likelihood to Recommend

4.8 out of 5 (228 ratings, 119 comments)

  • May 8, 2023

    The woman who called to confirm the appointment was welcoming and helpful with directions. Dr. Bussing has the rare mix of great diagnostic skills and good bedside manner.

  • Apr 30, 2023

    Dr. Bussing and his RN Mary were wonderful! I could not have asked for better care. thank y ou!!!

  • Apr 25, 2023

    Dr. Bussing was very perceptive and focussed. I enjoyed the visit. Dawn at the front desk took the time the night before to solve a scheduling problem. The nurse (I forgot her name) was very professional and thorough as well as personable. Good work by all. Th ank you.

  • Apr 25, 2023

    All staff were very polite and helpful

  • Apr 25, 2023

    His ability to empathize with his patients and outstanding knowledge . He follows up . I can't say enough good things about this physician .

  • Apr 23, 2023

    Very professional staff. Explained everything thoroughly and gave me clear next steps.

  • Apr 21, 2023

    All was very good. Great place!! Great doctors.

  • Apr 20, 2023

    Entire team was outstanding.

  • Apr 17, 2023

    My experience with Dr. Bussing was excellent. He listened to my concerns and took appropriate steps to find resolutions. He was courteous and his professional approach was very much appreciated.

  • Apr 17, 2023

    Medical Asst. Kurt, he was friendly and very helpful. Dr. Bussing is great!

  • Apr 14, 2023

    As always, Dr Bussing, continues his excellent care!

  • Apr 13, 2023

    Everyone from the time I made my appointment!!!

  • Apr 12, 2023

    I had a [ ] and they were kind enough to see me straightaway. Nurse (Mary) cleaned it, helped [ ] and was very kind.

  • Apr 11, 2023

    Conversation With Doctor & Answer The Question When Doctor Ask Us About Our Condition & Medicine from CVS

  • Apr 11, 2023

    Hard to remember names... Whole staff is very very nice and informative.

  • Apr 9, 2023

    Dr. Bussing is an experienced, thorough and extremely knowledgeable medical practitioner. His ability to communicate w/ patients is unmatched in my lifetime. His staff is efficient, kind and caring. A refreshingly wonderful practice!!

  • Apr 9, 2023

    Dr Bussing & his assistant were excellent in both the care they gave me and were very helpful in explaining everything clearly & professionally. I'm going to ask DR BUSSING TO BE MY PCP

  • Apr 8, 2023

    Dedicated, thoughtful, and compassionate doctor! always goes above and beyond!

  • Mar 17, 2023

    Excellent all the way around!

  • Mar 15, 2023

    So glad to have found such a congenial doctor so close to me here on Sanibel.

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