Dr. Reuben Rutland, MD

Dr. Reuben Rutland, MD

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Dr. Reuben Rutland, MD is a general surgery specialist in Gary, IN. He graduated from Tennessee State University and specializes in general surgery.

2269 W 25th Ave

Gary, IN 46404

Contact Information

(219) 769-6221

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 69% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 69% of peers
Abdominal Pain
normal
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Rutland'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rutland ""I find general and trauma surgery intriguing because of its hands-on nature. At the same time, I regard my patients as the captains of their care, so I take steps to ensure my patients and their families are well-informed and involved in key decisions.""

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rutland does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Tennessee State University
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rutland has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rutland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rutland's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rutland to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Rutland's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Absolutely one of the best doctors at Southlake Methodist. He treats his patients kind, he has great bedside manner, and he takes his time. I am thankful for being one of my doctors.
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Dr Rutland seemed very informative he explained everything well and told me to contact him after my trip to schedule surgery. I called to schedule and the receptionist or assistant Mary was extremely rude. I was not feeling well and she questioned why it took me so long to call because she didn't...more
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Highly skilled & Excellent patient relation. Explains procedure in a manner that's easy for patient to understand
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