Otolaryngologist (ear, nose, throat)
25 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Ruckenstein is Good. Dr. Ruckenstein has been reviewed by 34 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
Bedside Manner 3.1
Spends Time with Me 3.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Ruckenstein, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology and Neurotology.

  • He has special expertise in 35 areas:
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cochlear Diseases
  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Dementia Related Behavioral Disorders
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Diseases
  • Ear Infection (Otitis)
  • Epilepsy
  • Facial Nerve Diseases
  • Facial Pain
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Middle Ear Bone Growth (Otosclerosis)
  • Motion Sickness
  • Motor Neuron Disease
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Education & Awards

Dr. Ruckenstein graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine, Montreal. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008)


Dr. Ruckenstein has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital of the University of PA 
  • University of PA Medical Center/Presbyterian 


  • Hebrew
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Ruckenstein MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology and Neurotology.
Where does Dr. Michael Ruckenstein practice?
Dr. Michael Ruckenstein has 4 office locations.
Dr. Michael Ruckenstein practices Otolaryngology and Neurotology near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Otolaryngologists.