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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
28 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Ruth is Excellent. Dr. Ruth has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Ruth, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Ruth graduated from University of Arizona, Tucson. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2014)


Dr. Ruth has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Tucson Medical Center 
  • University Physicians Hospital at Kino 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John T Ruth MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. John T. Ruth practice?
Dr. John Ruth has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Ruth practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Tucson, AZ.
See Tucson Orthopedic Surgeons.