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About Dr. Ruth D Bruun

Dr. Ruth D Bruun, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Riverhead, NY. She has 50 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Bruun has received 1 award. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ruth D Bruun is Great. Dr. Ruth D Bruun has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ruth D Bruun is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Ruth Dowling Bruun Md

127 E Main St Ste 106
Riverhead, NY 11901
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Specialties

Dr. Ruth D Bruun has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ruth D Bruun has the following 14 expertise

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Mental Illness

Dr. Ruth D Bruun has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016)

    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

    50 Years Experience

  • Weill Cornell Medical College

    Graduated in 1968

  • Nyu Downtown Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ruth D Bruun accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro

Locations & Directions

Ruth Dowling Bruun Md, 127 E Main St Ste 106, Riverhead, NY
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