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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 63

3400 Old Milton Pkwy # 440
Alpharetta, GA 30005
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Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
Saint Joseph's Hospital - Savannah
11705 Mercy Blvd
Savannah, GA 31419

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Ruben Luke and Garcha Surgical Asso
Alpharetta Office
3400 Old Milton Pkwy # 440
Alpharetta, GA 30005
North Atlanta Surgical Associa
Ruben, Luke and Garcha
5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 920
Atlanta, GA 30342
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    Dr. Ruben's Experience

    Dr. Ruben's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrotomy
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
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    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
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    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Ruben

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Georgia Baptist Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ruben & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ruben's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Northside Hospital

    • Saint Joseph's Hospital - Savannah

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ruben

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Dr. Ruben's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    20 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    20 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    20 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ruben

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    20 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    20 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Ruben Luke and Garcha Surgical Asso
    Alpharetta Office
    3400 Old Milton Pkwy # 440
    Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (678) 297-9707 (Office)
    (404) 250-1694 (Fax)
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    North Atlanta Surgical Associa
    Ruben, Luke and Garcha
    5670 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 920
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 847-4789 (Office)
    (404) 250-1694 (Fax)
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