Dr. David von Rueden, MD

Dr. David von Rueden, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. David von Rueden, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Towson, MD and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1974 and specializes in bariatric surgery, bariatric medicine, and more.

7505 Osler Dr Ste 310

Towson, MD 21204

Contact Information

(410) 427-5430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 11% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

3  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Brigham Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. von Rueden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. von Rueden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. von Rueden to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. von Rueden's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He has zero bedside manner.I saw him for gastric band. I throughly vetted him& believed he was a respected doc.In recovery he matter of fact told my husband &myself that I had cirrhosis of the liver.I don't even drink&no other doc has ever expressed concerns about my liver. I routinely have blood...more
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My wife had a gastric sleeve performed by Dr. Von Rueden. 6 months later she was diagnosed with stage 3 cervical cancer. After going through treatments, she had 2 bouts of pancreantitis. Dr. Von Rueden claimed it was caused by her gall bladder, even though doctors at UMD said it wasn't. After a 9...more
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