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

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(19)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Ridge is Excellent. Dr. Ridge has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.3571428571429 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.4666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.1
  • Currently 3.0625 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.1875 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars

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.

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

Affiliations

Dr. Ridge has 2 hospital affiliations:

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

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. John Andrew Ridge FACS, MD, and PHD is a male Surgeon, has 29 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.