Dr. James Ruffer, MD


Radiation Oncology | Male

St Alexius Radiation Oncology 27750 W Il Route 22 Ste G50 Barrington, IL 60010 Get Directions
Dr. James Ruffer, MD

Dr. James Ruffer, MD is a radiation oncology doctor who practices in Barrington, IL. He is 54 years old. Dr. Ruffer is affiliated with Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital.

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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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Dr. Ruffer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Radiation Oncology
  •  Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Radiation Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer


  • Medical School
    Northwestern University Med School
  • Internship Hospital
    Georgetown University School Of Med
  • Residency Hospital
    Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Spanish

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  • Radiation Oncology

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