Dr. Ruth Ann Vleugels, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Female • Age 37

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Dr. Vleugels' Experience

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Dr. Vleugels' Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Hospital Quality

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Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital
1153 Centre St
Boston, MA 02130

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Appointments & Offices

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Brigham Dermatology Associates
Brigham Dermatology Associates
221 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115
S50-1002
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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    Dr. Vleugels' Experience

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology
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    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Skin Tag Removal
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    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bedsores
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Benign Tumor
    • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
    • Cellulitis
    • Cold Sore
    • Dermatitis
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dry Skin
    • Folliculitis
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Hair Loss
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hives
    • Intertrigo
    • Itchy Skin
    • Jock Itch
    • Keloid Scar
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Lichen Planus
    • Lipomas
    • Lyme Disease
    • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
    • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
    • Parapsoriasis
    • Pemphigoid
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    • Pemphigus
    • Pityriasis Rosea
    • Psoriasis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Rash
    • Ringworm
    • Rosacea
    • Scabies
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Skin Infections
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University
    Graduated in 2004
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Vleugels & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Vleugels' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

    • Brigham and Women's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Vleugels

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vleugels to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Vleugels' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Vleugels

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Brigham Dermatology Associates
    221 Longwood Ave
    Boston, MA 02115
    (617) 732-4918 (Office)
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    S50-1002
    55 Fruit St
    Boston, MA 02114
    (617) 726-5254 (Office)
    (617) 724-6970 (Fax)
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