Dr. Edward Ruby, MD

Dr. Edward Ruby, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism •  Male • Age 74

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Edward Ruby, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Darby, PA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Ruby has more experience with Osteoporosis, Thyroid Disorders, and Diabetes than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University medical school in 1971. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Jefferson Methodist Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ruby to book an appointment.


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Edward B Ruby, MD, philadelohia,Pa

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Edward B Ruby, MD, philadelohia,Pa1501 Lansdowne Ave Ste 203 Darby, PA 19023
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Edward B Ruby MD1015 Chestnut St Ste 910 Philadelphia, PA 19107
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lousy doctor who treats thyroid disease by numbers. he could care less about your clinical symptoms getting worse with treatment. he obviously gets kick backs from the pharmisuticle companies to push their drugs that don't work. Let your PCP treat you. run away from this guy.
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Caring, interested, well qualified
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Ruby

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Ruby treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Ruby treats other conditions, please contact the office at (610) 534-6260.

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis specialists.

Typically treats 98% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Osteopenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Osteopenia more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Osteoporosis more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hypothyroidism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Goiter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Goiter more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Diabetes

Diabetes specialists manage and treat a range of diabetes-related conditions including type 1 and type 2 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis through procedures such as continuous glucose monitoring and insulin therapy.Compare with other Diabetes specialists.

Typically treats 89% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Diabetes Type 2
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Diabetic Ketoacidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Diabetic Ketoacidosis more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Reproductive Endocrinology

Reproductive endocrinologists diagnose and treat conditions that contribute to infertility and perform fertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization (IVF), sperm banking, and egg freezing.Compare with other Reproductive Endocrinology specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Testicular Dysfunction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Testicular Dysfunction more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 74% of their peers

Female Infertility
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Female Infertility more than 54% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 54% of their peers

Hypopituitarism
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruby treats Hypopituitarism more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Ruby treats this condition more than 49% of their peers

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Dr. Ruby's conditions and procedures:

  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

It is the intention of my practice to treat all patients with kindness and courtesy as if they were a member of my family and the way that I would want...Read more

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

1976
Penn State U
Fellowship Hospital
1974
York Hosp
Residency Hospital
1972
York Hosp
Internship Hospital
1971
Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1967
Marietta College
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Jefferson Methodist Hospital

Philadelphia, PA
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Bryn Mawr Hospital

Bryn Mawr, PA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Crozer - Chester Medical Center

Chester, PA

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

Lankenau Medical Center

Wynnewood, PA

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Mercy Catholic Medical Center- Mercy Fitzgerald Campus

Darby, PA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Pennsylvania Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2021, 2020)
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