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Dr. Michael Ruckenstein MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology, Neurotology, Otology, and Surgery.
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Dr. Michael Ruckenstein has 5 office locations.
Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
3900 Woodland Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(22)
Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Ruckenstein is Good. Dr. Ruckenstein has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
  • Currently 2.8947368421053 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.6
  • Currently 2.55 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.6
  • Currently 2.55 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.7
  • Currently 2.7368421052632 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Auditory Tumor Acoustic Neuroma
  • Cochlear Diseases
  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Disorders of ear
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Diseases
  • Ear Infection Otitis
  • Facial Nerve Diseases
  • Facial Nerve Grafting
  • Meniere`s Disease
  • Middle Ear Bone Growth Otosclerosis
  • Otology
  • Sensorineural Hearing Loss
  • Skull Base Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Vertigo

Education & Awards

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

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

Affiliations

Dr. Ruckenstein has 7 hospital affiliations:

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

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Ruckenstein accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans

Languages

  • French
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Michael Ruckenstein practice?
Dr. Michael Ruckenstein practices Otolaryngology, Neurotology, Otology, and Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Radnor, PA.
See Philadelphia Otolaryngologists and Philadelphia Surgeons.