Dr. Ralph S. Riffenburgh, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 91

10 Congress St Ste 340
Pasadena, CA 91105
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Dr. Riffenburgh's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Huntington Memorial Hospital
100 West California Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91105

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Pasadena Eye Medical Group
Pasadena Eye Medical Group
10 Congress St Ste 340
Pasadena, CA 91105
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    Dr. Riffenburgh's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    Procedures Dr. Riffenburgh Performs

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    • Astigmatism
    • Cataract
    • Conjunctivitis
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Farsightedness
    • Glaucoma
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
    • Senile Cataracts
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    Background Check for Dr. Riffenburgh

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1947

    Internship Hospital

    Huntington Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1948

    Fellowship Hospital

    Wash University School Med
    Complete in 1950
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Riffenburgh & 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. Riffenburgh's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Huntington Memorial Hospital where Dr. Riffenburgh has admitting privileges:

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Riffenburgh's Office & Staff
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 3 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Riffenburgh
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
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    Office Locations

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    Pasadena Eye Medical Group
    10 Congress St Ste 340
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    (626) 796-5325 (Office)
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