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About Dr. Robert J Ruffner

Dr. Robert J Ruffner, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pittsburgh, PA. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Ruffner is affiliated with Upmc Shadyside Hospital. Dr. Ruffner has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert J Ruffner is Excellent. Dr. Robert J Ruffner has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Robert J Ruffner is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Cardiovascular Associates

532 S Aiken Ave Ste 311
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
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Specialties

Dr. Robert J Ruffner has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • 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.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Unstable Angina
  • High Cholesterol
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Failure
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Stroke
  • Arrhythmia
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Hypertension
  • Blood Clot
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Attack

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Reviews

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Caring, knowledgable surgeon.

Spends a lot of time listening to patient.

Wait time
50 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Four Stars

Excellent physician

Easy Appointment
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Five Stars
Five Stars
Wait time
60 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Five Stars
  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Regional Top Doctors

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Robert J Ruffner accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
    • Highmark KeystoneBlue
    • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Humana
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan
    • UPMC PPO
    • UPMC Partner Network Plans
    • UPMC Premium Network Plans
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Cardiovascular Associates, 532 S Aiken Ave Ste 311, Pittsburgh, PA

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