Dr. George Ruiz, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 49

Cardiology

Dr. George Ruiz, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Baltimore, MD and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University medical school in 1998. He is affiliated with Medstar Washington Hospital Center, winner of the Coronary Intervention Excellence Award. He is also affiliated with MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. George Ruiz, MD

Medstar Union Memorial Hospital

201 E University Pkwy Baltimore, MD 21218 ()
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Telehealth available

Accepting new patients

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Ruiz is affiliated with Medstar Washington Hospital Center Washington, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ See hospitals

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Experience
Background

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ruiz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Congestive Heart Failure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruiz treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Ruiz treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruiz performs Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ruiz performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruiz performs Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ruiz performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Ruiz's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Eisenmenger's Complex
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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(410) 554-2000

Dr. Ruiz accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Ruiz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ruiz

3.8

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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About Me

Biography

Dr. George Ruiz, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Baltimore, MD and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Albert Einstein...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1998
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. George Ruiz, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Ruiz has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. George Ruiz, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. George Ruiz, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ruiz frequently treats Congestive Heart Failure, Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test, and Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ruiz treats.

Where is Dr. George Ruiz, MD's office located?

Dr. Ruiz's office is located at 201 E University Pkwy, Baltimore, MD 21218. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. George Ruiz, MD speak?

Dr. Ruiz speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Medstar Union Memorial Hospital201 E University Pkwy Baltimore, MD 21218
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Ruiz is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital

Baltimore, MD

69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received

Medstar Union Memorial Hospital

Baltimore, MD

73% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Medstar Washington Hospital Center

Washington, DC

68% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% lower than the national average

9 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)