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Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
22 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Seward Rutkove is Good. Dr. Rutkove has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 2.5
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
Bedside Manner 2.6
Spends Time with Me 2.6
Follows Up After Visit 2.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Seward Rutkove, MD is board certified in Neurology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Diabetic Neuropathies
  • Elbow Neuropathy (Ulnar Neuropathies)
  • Muscle Inflammation (Myositis)
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • Polyneuropathies

Education & Awards

Dr. Rutkove graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Elbow Neuropathy (Ulnar Neuropathies)
Neuromuscular Diseases
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2014)


Dr. Rutkove has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham Campus, Inc.L CORP 
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Seward B Rutkove MD is a male Neurologist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Neurology.
Where does Dr. Seward B. Rutkove practice?
Dr. Seward Rutkove has 1 office location.
Dr. Seward Rutkove practices Neurology near Boston, MA.
See Boston Neurologists.