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Surgical Specialist
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (19)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Ridge is Good. Dr. Ridge has been reviewed by 32 patients who have provided 19 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Ridge, FACS, MD, PHD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Endocrine Gland Cancer
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedures (Endocrine Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Throat Cancer (Laryngeal Neoplasm)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Gland Removal (Thyroidectomy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Ridge graduated from Stanford University. He has 4 awards.

Philadelphia Magazine Top Doctors 2010-2013
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2004 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Philadelphia, PA


Dr. Ridge has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Fox Chase Cancer Center 
  • American Oncologic Hospital TA Fox Chase Cancer Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. John Andrew Ridge FACS, MD, and PHD is a male Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. John A. Ridge practice?
Dr. John Ridge has 1 office location.
Dr. John Ridge practices Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.