Dr. Teresita Ruiz, MD

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Specializes in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry • Female • Age 59

8900 Van Wyck Expy Fl 1
Jamaica, NY 11418
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Dr. Ruiz's Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

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Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
8900 Van Wyck Expy
Jamaica, NY 11418

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Jamacia Hosp Med Ctr Pyschtry
8900 Van Wyck Expy Fl 1
Jamaica, NY 11418
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    Dr. Ruiz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
    • Psychiatry
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    • Family Psychotherapy
    • Group Psychotherapy
    • Psychiatric Evaluation
    • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
    • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
    2
    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Autism
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Delusional Disorder
    • Developmental and Learning Disorders
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Eating Disorders
    • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Mania
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
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    Background Check for Dr. Ruiz

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    St Luke's Roosevelt Hsp Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ruiz & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ruiz's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Jamacia Hosp Med Ctr Pyschtry
    8900 Van Wyck Expy Fl 1
    Jamaica, NY 11418
    (718) 206-7160 (Office)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruiz to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Ruiz
    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. Ruiz
    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? *
     
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