Dr. James Ruffer, MD

Radiation OncologyMaleAge 58

Dr. Ruffer
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

RADIATION ONCOLOGY CONSULTANTS Ltd.

27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50 Barrington, IL 60010

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Dr. James Ruffer, MD is a Radiation Oncology Specialist in Barrington, IL and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Northwestern U, School of Medicine medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ruffer to book an appointment.

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    Dr. Ruffer has what we used to call bedside manner. He's easy to talk to and HE LISTENS. In addition to being an excellent physician, he exhibits a level of interest in his patients that is rare nowadays. I would recommend him to anyone.
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    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
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    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Dr. James Ruffer, MD is a Radiation Oncology Specialist in Barrington, IL and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

    Specialties

    • Radiation Oncology

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1993
    Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    1990
    Inova Fairfax Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989
    Northwestern U, School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

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    Does Dr. James Ruffer, MD offer telehealth services?

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

    What are Dr. James Ruffer, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Ruffer frequently treats Gynecologic Cancer, PET-CT Scan, and Ultrasound Guided Procedures. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Ruffer treats.

    Where is Dr. James Ruffer, MD's office located?

    Dr. Ruffer's office is located at 27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50, Barrington, IL 60010. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    No malpractice claims found for Illinois
    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. Ruffer's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Gynecologic Cancer
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Ruffer treats Gynecologic Cancer more than 87% of his peers

    Dr. Ruffer treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Cervical Cancer
    • Choriocarcinoma
    • Endometrial Cancer
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vulvar Cancer
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    PET-CT Scan
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Ruffer performs PET-CT Scan more than 80% of his peers

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

    Ultrasound Guided Procedures
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    normal

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Ruffer performs Ultrasound Guided Procedures more than 80% of his peers

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

    Dr. Ruffer's conditions and procedures:

    • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Male Breast Cancer
    • Metastatic Breast Cancer
    • Peritoneal Cancer
    • PET-CT Scan
    • SPECT Scan
    • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
    • Vulvar Cancer

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    (847) 842-0300

    Dr. Ruffer accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
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    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    HealthyBlue 2.0
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    Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
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    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
    Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    MultiPlan
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    Locations

    RADIATION ONCOLOGY CONSULTANTS Ltd.

    Advocate Good Shepherd Cancer Center27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50 Barrington, IL 60010
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      • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
      • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
      • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
      • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
      • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
      • Sat: closed
      • Sun: closed
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