Dr. Ruth K. Fredericks, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Female

971 Lakeland Dr Ste 557
Jackson, MS 39216
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Dr. Fredericks' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
1225 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39202
Saint Dominic - Jackson Memorial Hospital
969 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fredericks

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Ruth K Fredericks, MD
Ruth K. Fredericks
971 Lakeland Dr Ste 557
Jackson, MS 39216
1020 River Oaks Dr Ste 420
Flowood, MS 39232
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    Dr. Fredericks' Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
    1
    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    2
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Headache
    • Huntington's Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
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    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinsonism
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Polymyositis
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rasmussen's Syndrome
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tic Disorders
    • Tourette's Syndrome
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Fredericks

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fredericks & 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. Fredericks' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Fredericks has admitting privileges:

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      Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

    • Saint Dominic - Jackson Memorial Hospital

    • River Oaks Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fredericks

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fredericks to family and friends

    73 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Fredericks' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    73 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    73 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    73 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 72 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Fredericks
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    72 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    73 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    73 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    73 responses
    same as
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Fredericks accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

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    • POMCO Group
    • Pyramid Life
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
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    Office Locations

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    Ruth K Fredericks, MD
    Ruth K. Fredericks
    971 Lakeland Dr Ste 557
    Jackson, MS 39216
    (601) 939-0361 (Office)
    (601) 939-5210 (Fax)
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    1020 River Oaks Dr Ste 420
    Flowood, MS 39232
    (601) 939-0361 (Office)
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    Dr. Fredericks' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Fredericks
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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