Dr. Alan Ruby, MD

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Dr. Alan Ruby, MD
Dr. Ruby received his undergraduate and medical degree with high honors from the University of Michigan. In his residency he served as Chief Resident of the Department of Ophthalmology at Northwestern University. He was a Heed Fellow during his retinal fellowship training at Washington University. Dr. Ruby is currently Clinical Assistant Professor of Biomedical Science at Oakland University. Dr. Ruby has a special interest in diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. He is actively involved in a wide array of both basic science and clinical vitreoretinal research studies, and currently serves as principal investigator for multiple NEI studies. Dr. Ruby has been named to The Best Doctors in America is actively involved in fellow and resident education. He is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, Retinal Society, The Michigan Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, Michigan State Medical Society, and Oakland County Medical Society, and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

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Dr. Ruby's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Goodrich , MI |
In the midst of a very busy office, Dr Ruby is kind, courteous, and communicative. Could not ask for more.
Rochester, MI |
Really terrible picture, really fantastic doctor.
in Southgate, MI |
Dr Ruby is an amazing doctor. I've been seeing him yearly for almost 9 years and he's always nice, caring and professional. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr. Ruby received his undergraduate and medical degree with high honors from the University of Michigan. In his residency he served as Chief Resident of the Department of Ophthalmology at Northwestern University. He was a Heed Fellow during his retinal fellowship training at Washington University. Dr. Ruby is currently Clinical Assistant Professor of Biomedical Science at Oakland University.

Dr. Ruby has a special interest in diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. He is actively involved in a wide array of both basic science and clinical vitreoretinal research studies, and currently serves as principal investigator for multiple NEI studies.

Dr. Ruby has been named to The Best Doctors in America is actively involved in fellow and resident education. He is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, Retinal Society, The Michigan Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, Michigan State Medical Society, and Oakland County Medical Society, and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Dr. Ruby's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Diseases

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Michigan Medical School

    Graduated in 1987

  • Internship Hospital
    William Beaumont Hospital

    Completed in 1988

  • Residency Hospital
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine

    Completed in 1991

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Washington University

    Completed in 1993

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Michigan

    Graduated in 1987

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Professional Affiliations

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Macular Hole Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery