Dr. Ruth A Potee MD is a female Family Practitioner, has 11 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ruth Potee is Excellent. Dr. Potee has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ruth Potee, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Contraception
  • Pediatrics
  • Prenatal Care
  • Women's Health

Education & Awards

Dr. Potee graduated from Yale University, New Haven. She has 20 awards.

Awards  
Faculty Preceptor of the Year-2011 - Ob-Gyn Residents (Boston University)
~ Connecticut Academy of Family Physicians Award (Yale University)
~ Farr Research Scholar (Yale University)
~ President, Student Government (Wellesley College)
~ Pfizer teaching Award-American Academy of Family Physicians-2008
~ Janet M. Glascow Memorial Acheivement Citation (Yale University)
~ Sarah Perry Wood Fellowship (Yale University)
~ Vice-president, Student Government (Wellesley College)
~ Faculty Preceptor of the Year-2008 (Boston University)
~ Miriam Kathleen Dasey Award (Yale University)
~ Physchological Study of Social Issues Ward and Research Grant (Yale University)
~ Frances Perkins Scholar (Mount Holyoke College)
~ Phillip I. Huffman Preceptor ship in Rural Family Medicine (UCSF-Fresno)
~ NBI Healthcare Foundation Humanism in Medicine Student Award (Yale University)
~ Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award Nominee (Boston University)-2007
~ Family Practice Interest Group Leadership Award (American Academy of Family Physicians)
Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2012 - 2015)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2012 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Potee has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
  • Baystate Mary Lane Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Boston Medical Center Health Net Plan - 2 plans
  • Health New England - 8 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 5 plans

Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • Creole
  • Yoruba


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ruth A. Potee practice?
Dr. Ruth Potee practices Family Medicine near Greenfield, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Boston, MA and Amherst, MA.
See Greenfield Family Physicians.