Dr. Joseph T. Ruggiero, MD

Dr. Joseph T. Ruggiero, MD

Medical Oncology | Male | 64 years old

Dr Ruggiero received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his MD from New York University. Residency and fellowship training occurred at The New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical College and was followed by his year as Chief Medical Resident at The New York Hospital. He is currently Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and Medical Director of the Solid Tumor Oncology Practice in the Division of Hematology-Oncology. He is also a medical oncologist at the Jay Monahan center for Gastrointestinal Health at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He has been actively involved on the national level with the issues of board certification and recertification in both Internal Medicine and Oncology, serving on committees at the American Board of Internal Medicine from 1998 to 2005. He is currently a member of the Professional Development Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology developing educational tools to aid in the process of certification for medical oncologists. He has served as Associate Editor for the American College of Physicians and is currently Associate Editor for ASCO-SEP. His major interest is in solid tumor oncology with special focus on gastrointestinal and breast oncologyRead more

Gastrointestinal (GI) Oncology Program at Weill Cornell Medicine
1305 York Ave Fl 12
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Dr Ruggiero treated my husband for gastric cancer. He was compassionate and one of the best Drs I have ever known. His staff was the best!!! Even under the most difficult situations and hours in the hospital - he was always there in every way.
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