License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Loring Rue is Excellent. Dr. Rue has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Loring Rue, MD is board certified in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Inhalation Burns
  • Multiple Trauma
  • Pneumonia
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Rue graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Wounds and Injuries
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Rue has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • Uab Highlands 

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Additional Information
Dr. Loring Washington Rue MD is a male Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
Where does Dr. Loring W. Rue practice?
Dr. Loring Rue has 2 office locations.
Dr. Loring Rue practices Surgery and Surgical Critical Care near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Surgeons.