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Robert Merrill Ruth, MD Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery

Robert Merrill Ruth, MD

Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
4.2
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Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (6 other locations)
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  • Easy scheduling
  • Friendly staff
  • Trusted diagnosis

About Robert Merrill Ruth MD

Robert Merrill Ruth, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Santa Barbara, CA, with other offices in Oxnard, CA and Solvang, CA. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery.

Robert Ruth has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Robert Merrill Ruth has 7 locations

De La Vina Surgicenter 2323 de La Vina St Ste 102 Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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Associated Hand Surgeons 2001 Solar Dr Ste 220 Oxnard, CA 93036
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Associated Hand Surgeons 2028 Village Ln Ste 102 Solvang, CA 93463
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Hot Springs Medical Surgical Group 2323 de La Vina St Ste 201 Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Associated Hand Surgeons Santa Barbara 2323 De La Vina St Santa Barbara, CA 93105
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Associated Hand Surgeons Oxnard 2001 Solar Dr Oxnard, CA 93036
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Associated Hand Surgeons Solvang 2028 Village Ln Solvang, CA 93463
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Robert Merrill Ruth has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Robert Merrill Ruth has the following 4 areas of expertise

  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture

Awards

3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2015, 2014)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018, 2016, 2015)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

Education

32 Years Experience

Umass Memorial Medical Center

Residency

Harvard Medical School

Graduated in 1990

Dr. Robert Merrill Ruth Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Anthem Advantage HMO
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Tandem PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • Health Net CA HMO Wholecare
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC Signature Value Focus
  • UHC SignatureValue Alliance
  • UHC SignatureValue Focus
  • UHC West SignatureValue Advantage HMO Value Network
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

More about Dr. Robert Merrill Ruth

Dr. Ruth graduated from the Harvard Medical School in 1990. He works in Santa Barbara, CA and 6 other locations and specializes in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Ruth is affiliated with Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital.

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