Dr. Grethel Ruiz, MD

Dr. Grethel Ruiz, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Grethel Ruiz, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Sugar Land, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in geriatric medicine.

14023 Southwest Fwy

Sugar Land, TX 77478

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Confusion
very high
more than 97% of peers
Polyuria
normal
more than 87% of peers
Hives
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Ruiz'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.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

129  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Brackenridge Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruiz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Khmer

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruiz's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruiz to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ruiz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

1 hour & 10 minutes PAST the appointment time! Insulting questions. Relies too much on nurses and assistants to gather information prior to seeing a patient. A real annoying & time wasting practice. Talks too fast and with an accent. Does not communicate well to resolve health concerns with...more
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