Dr. Mark Ruttum, MD

Dr. Mark Ruttum, MD

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Dr. Mark S. Ruttum is Professor of Ophthalmology and Head of the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus Section. Dr. Ruttum holds joint appointments at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. He has a longstanding clinical interest in the management of amblyopia (lazy eye), strabismus, pediatric cataracts, and glaucoma. Research interests include children's vision screening and comparison of different treatments for amblyopia.

Biography

Dr. Mark Ruttum, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Milwaukee, WI. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

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Dr. Ruttum's Care Philosophy

Dr. Mark S. Ruttum is Professor of Ophthalmology and Head of the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus Section. Dr. Ruttum holds joint appointments at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. He has a longstanding clinical interest in the management of amblyopia (lazy eye), strabismus, pediatric cataracts, and glaucoma. Research interests include children's vision screening and comparison of different treatments for amblyopia.

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

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Wisconsin not available
  •  Sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Hospital Privilege Loss or Restriction (8/19/2015)
    • Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Cyclotropia
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Movement Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1976

  • Internship Hospital
    Boston Chldns Hospital

    Completed in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    Med College Of Wisconsin

    Completed in 1981

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Baylor College Of Med

    Completed in 1983

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery