Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD

Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Natl U Nicaragua in 1971 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1223 Gateway Dr

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

(321) 725-3200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 96% 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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

67  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Natl U Nicaragua
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • U Conn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • U Conn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruiz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruiz's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruiz to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Ruiz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My father had been trying to get into see the Dr for two months. His appointment got canceled at the last minute with no help in rescheduling. This office doesn’t seem to care
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I was in his office yesterday for first time visit. VERY IMPRESSED with the set up , the employees that helped me get set up with information and etc. Dr. Ruiz was great. Kind and took time to explain to me everything he was going to do. The nurse was so professional and was kind and made me feel...more
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Dr Ruiz needs to retire he is awful ,clueless, and has no bed side mannor just nothing at all wasted our time like u wouldnt believe. he needs to lose his liscense. he never ever even given any information as to what my problem might be or how to fix it, just nothing but a waste of time . ive...more
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