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Dr. Francisco R Ruiz Is this you?

About Dr. Francisco R Ruiz

Dr. Francisco R Ruiz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Palm Bay, FL. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Ruiz is affiliated with Palm Bay Community Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

52 Ratings with 15 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Francisco R Ruiz is Great. Dr. Francisco R Ruiz has been rated by 52 patients. From those 52 patients 15 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Francisco R Ruiz is 3.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Francisco Roberto Ruiz Md

1421 Malabar Rd NE Ste 250
Palm Bay, FL 32907
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Specialties

Dr. Francisco R Ruiz has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Francisco R Ruiz has the following 10 expertise

  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Colonoscopy
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Constipation

Dr. Francisco R Ruiz has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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The Invisible Doctor

My co-payment was for a consultation with a specialist but I only saw a nurse practitioner . This may be acceptable for a follow-up visit - definitely not for a first visit. He misdiagnosed me and wrote prescriptions with very high co-pays.

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Four Stars

I always see the nurse practitioner. She and the rest of the staff are great. My only criticism is that occasionally it would be comforting to see Dr. Ruiz on a visit.

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Not sure if you have a problem or not

This doc does not adequately tell you what your condition is or what might be causing the problem. and for the follow up I did not even get to see the doctor. Still have my stomach problem with no resolve .

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A Doctor with a personality and Good

Dr Ruiz is one of the few doctors I have seen that actually takes the time to talk to you face to face. Actually looks directly at you , not staring at your charts and giving you half his attention. That alone helps relieve the usual stress of having to see a Doc in the first place.. As far as his Team of folks that works with him, his PA is equally as nice a guy and certainly seemed more than qualified in what he does. The ladies in the front office were all very nice and personable, they answered every question I had. I have a procedure being done and I had to call back with a few questions and was greeted by a very friendly voice on the phone and got all my questions answered. I would at this point definitely recommend Dr. Ruiz and his team without question.

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Good Dr.

I went to Dr. Ruiz a year ago for a colonoscopy. I felt he did a very thorough job. He also recommended a one year follow up due to the results and family history. He didn't overlook anything and I found him to be kind and a good communicator. My significant other went to Dr. Ruiz and he found a problem which led to her having surgery. He probably saved her life if he hadn't caught the problem. I don't care if his staff is friendly or whatever, I'm more concerned with the expertise of the Dr.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Ruiz is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    26 Years Experience

  • Universidad Central Del Caribe

    Graduated in 1992

  • University Of South Alabama

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Francisco R Ruiz accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • UHC of the River Valley
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Francisco Roberto Ruiz Md, 1421 Malabar Rd NE Ste 250, Palm Bay, FL
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