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Dr. Nicholas Ruggiero II, MD

Dr. Nicholas Ruggiero II, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 43

  

Dr. Nicholas Ruggiero II, MD is a cardiology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, and more.


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Dr. Ruggiero II's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruggiero II treats Heart Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Ruggiero II treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruggiero II treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Ruggiero II treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruggiero II performs Heart Surgery more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Ruggiero II performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Ruggiero II's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laser Angioplasty
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Percutaneous Management of Valvular Heart Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I treat every patient as I would want a family member treated. I deliver cutting edge therapies with old fashioned bedside manner.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

2010
Massachusetts Genl Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
2008
Thomas Jefferson University
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Thomass Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2005
Chief Medical Resident, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
2002
Thomass Jefferson University Hospital
Internship Hospital
2001
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1997
King's College, Wilkes Barre PA
Undergraduate School
2010
2008
2005
2005
2002
2001
1997

Awards

Dr. Ruggiero II's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ruggiero II

4.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(10)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(1)

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Jefferson Heart Institute, Division of Cardiology

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