Dr. James Ruffer, MD

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Specializes in Radiation Oncology • Male • Age 52

27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50
Barrington, IL 60010
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Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster St
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
450 W Il Route 22
Barrington, IL 60010

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St Alexius Radiation Oncology
GOOD SHEPHERD RADIATION ONCOLOGY
27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50
Barrington, IL 60010
800 Biesterfield Rd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
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    Dr. Ruffer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Radiation Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Radiation Oncology
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    • Cancer
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Ruffer

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

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    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Northwestern University Med School

    Internship Hospital

    Georgetown University School Of Med

    Residency Hospital

    Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ruffer & Staff

    • English
    • Korean
    • Polish
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Ruffer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

    • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

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    5 out of 5
    - in East Dundee, IL |

    Dr. Ruffer has what we used to call "bedside manner". He's easy to talk to and HE LISTENS. In addition to being an excellent physician, he exhibits a level of interest in his patients that is rare nowadays. I would recommend him to anyone.

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    Office Locations

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    St Alexius Radiation Oncology
    GOOD SHEPHERD RADIATION ONCOLOGY
    27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50
    Barrington, IL 60010
    (630) 275-2300 (Office)
    (847) 842-0370 (Fax)
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    800 Biesterfield Rd
    Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
    (847) 842-0300 (Office)
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