Dr. Alan Ruby, MD

Dr. Alan Ruby, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Alan Ruby, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Rochester, MI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

1135 W University Dr Ste 330

Rochester, MI 48307

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fidelis Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Advantage
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ruby performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Retinal Vein Occlusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 97% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Ruby's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Ruby's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ruby "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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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

19  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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.


  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruby to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 1

Dr. Ruby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Expert, personable, supported by an office of cheerful, competent techs. So glad he's my doc.
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In the midst of a very busy office, Dr Ruby is kind, courteous, and communicative. Could not ask for more.
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Really terrible picture, really fantastic doctor.
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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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