Dr. Howard Ruscetti, MD

Dr. Howard Ruscetti, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Ruscetti, MD is a family medicine specialist in Carolina Beach, NC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 1999 and specializes in family medicine.

1300 Bridge Barrier Rd

Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Contact Information

(910) 458-4101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Ruscetti's Experience

Dr. Ruscetti's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New Hanover Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruscetti has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruscetti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruscetti to family and friends
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ruscetti's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Carolina Beach, NC
I have been a patient 10 years. Dr Ruscetti is excellent clinically, presenting very detailed diagnoses, and demonstrating a high level of medical knowledge. I could stop here, and you would be well served to have him as your Family Dr, but there is more you need to know about him. He treats his...more
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in Wilmington, NC
I recently obtained Dr. Ruscetti as my family physician. I've had two appointments and I found him to be thorough and the office to be on time. Very warm and friendly!!!
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in Carolina Beach, NC
Dr. Ruscetti is a wonderful Doctor. He is smart and easy to talk to.
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He is an amazing doctor who has made us feel extremely confident in the first year of our child's life. He is knowledgable, personable and really takes the extra time to fully explain and educate us. The office is quick to schedule appointments and we truly feel welcome during every visit! We LOVE...more
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