Dr. Paul D. Ruff, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 66

125 N Ewing St
Lancaster, OH 43130
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Hospital Quality

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Fairfield Medical Center
401 North Ewing Street
Lancaster, OH 43130

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Ruff Clinic
Ruff Clinic
125 N Ewing St
Lancaster, OH 43130
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    Dr. Ruff's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1979
    • Internal Medicine, 1976
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Syncope
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    Background Check for Dr. Ruff

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health

    Internship Hospital

    University N Carolina
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    University N Carolina
    Complete in 1976

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ohio State University Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ruff & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ruff's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ruff

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruff to family and friends

    5 responses
    below
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    Dr. Ruff's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ruff
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ruff accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Ruff Clinic
    125 N Ewing St
    Lancaster, OH 43130
    (740) 653-5668 (Office)
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