Dr. Pablo Ruiz-Ramon, MD

Dr. Pablo Ruiz-Ramon, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Pablo Ruiz-Ramon, MD is a nephrology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.Read his story

3419 N Lakeview Dr

Tampa, FL 33618

Contact Information

(813) 910-0030

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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Top Care Areas

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Ruiz-Ramon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ruiz-Ramon "Dr. Ruiz-Ramon practiced Nephrology and Transplantation in Northern California for ten years, serving as the director of the Northern California Renal Transplant Center, before being recruited to the Tampa Bay Area in 2001 by the LifeLink Transplant Institute. He is well known for book chapters which he authored about Hypertension and Renal Transplantation and has been published in a number of well-known medical journals. He has also taught Nephrology to Residents and Fellows in training. Prior to joining Florida Kidney Physicians, he was the founder of Tampa Renal Physicians in 2005. He serves as the medical director of Fresenius North Tampa Dialysis Unit. Dr. Ruiz-Ramon is fluent in Spanish, French and German."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ruiz-Ramon "At Florida Kidney Physicians, our mission is to improve the lives of people with kidney disease and hypertension by providing the highest quality care through compassion, empowerment and innovation.  Our board-certified nephrologists and well-trained office staff aim to provide a caring and encouraging environment for our patients.  We make it a priority to place you at the center of your medical care.  We emphasize patient education and encourage you to actively take part in your medical decision making.  This process results in optimal healthcare outcomes and the best possible quality of life for you."

5  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
  • Transplant Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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12  Procedures

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.


  • Purdue University, Dept Of Biology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of California School Of Medicine The Dumont-Ucla Transplant Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Diabetic Autonomic Neuropathy is Unmasked by Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, 2005
  • The pharmacologic Approach to the Critically Ill Patient., 1994
  • The use of High Dose CMV-Hyperimmune Globulin with Delayed Plasmapheresis and Flow Cytometric Monitoring for Successful Reduction of Panel Reactice Antibody in Live-Donor Renal Transplantation Recivin, 5/2005
  • Outcomes for Living Donor and Cadaver Donor Kidney Transplantation, 2004

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruiz-Ramon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruiz-Ramon to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Ruiz-Ramon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr.Ruiz-Ramon is an outstanding physician. He is able to integrate a multiplicity of medical problems, prioritize issues, answer questions and provide clear treatment recommendations. His office is well run and patient friendly. He has my highest recommendation. Well run office.
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Wonderful,wonderful Doctor.Dr Ruiz-Ramon is without a doubt one of the best Physicians that I have ever been referred to.Dr Ruiz-Ramon is extremely committed to the patients needs.Extremely knowledgeable and articulate with his communication skills,Diagnosis,Etal...Would definitely recommend Dr...more
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Dr. Ruiz-Ramon is not only a really good doctor he is a down to earth person. He will patiently sit and listen to you and your problems and then work with you to find the solution. If I could give a 1-10 rating it would be a 10+. I really appreciate a doctor who will talk with you and take the...more
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