Dr. Ruth Sarmiento, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Female • Age 61

3886 Princeton Lakes Way SW # 2
Atlanta, GA 30331
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Dr. Sarmiento:

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Dr. Sarmiento's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
Piedmont Henry Hospital
1133 Eagles Landing Pkwy
Stockbridge, GA 30281

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Family Dermatology Of Atlanta
Family Dermatology Of Atlanta
3886 Princeton Lakes Way SW # 2
Atlanta, GA 30331
Georgia Cancer Specialists
Georgia Cancer Specialists
1045 Southcrest Dr Ste 200
Stockbridge, GA 30281
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    Dr. Sarmiento's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Thoracentesis
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
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    • Melanoma
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Reticulosarcoma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Sarmiento

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
    Graduated in 2013
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sarmiento & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Sarmiento's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 4 hospitals where Dr. Sarmiento has admitting privileges:

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    • Atlanta Medical Center

    • Northside Hospital

    • Piedmont Henry Hospital

    • Southern Regional Medical Center

  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

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Sarmiento accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Family Dermatology Of Atlanta
    3886 Princeton Lakes Way SW # 2
    Atlanta, GA 30331
    (404) 349-7300 (Office)
    B
    Georgia Cancer Specialists
    1045 Southcrest Dr Ste 200
    Stockbridge, GA 30281
    (678) 289-0549 (Office)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Sarmiento?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sarmiento to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Sarmiento
    Tell us about the 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
    Tell us about Dr. Sarmiento
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.