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Surgical Specialist, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dentist
22 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Salvatore Ruggiero is Excellent. Dr. Ruggiero has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 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

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  • Oral Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Ruggiero graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Ruggiero has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Stony Brook University Hospital 
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center 
  • University Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish

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Additional Information
Dr. Salvatore Louis Ruggiero DDS, DMD, and MD is a male Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Surgery, and Oral Surgeon & Maxillofacial Surgery.
Where does Dr. Salvatore L. Ruggiero practice?
Dr. Salvatore Ruggiero has 2 office locations.
Dr. Salvatore Ruggiero practices Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Surgery, and Oral Surgeon & Maxillofacial Surgery near West Islip, NY.
Additional practice locations include: New Hyde Park, NY.
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