Dr. Richard Ruffing, MD

Dr. Richard Ruffing, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Richard Ruffing, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gaffney, SC and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wayne State University in 1983 and specializes in family medicine.

722 Hyatt St

Gaffney, SC 29341

Contact Information

(864) 489-2400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Companion Benefit Alternatives
  • CompCare
  • Comprehensive Behavioral Healthcare
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Dr. Ruffing's Experience

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Dr. Ruffing's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

139  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Oakwood Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Oakwood Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruffing has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruffing's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruffing to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Ruffing's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I called to try to speak to him, since I am out of town (9;30am). I finally received a call after 1pm, in which was told He had just left the office, and there was nothing they could do for me. If I needed anything to go to the Emergency Room. Out of state for the holidays and they blow you off. I...more
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Dr Ruffing has been my doctor for almost a decade. He is extremely professional, takes time to discuss any concerns the you or he might have with you continuing good health. Very knowledgeable, and is the type of person who can ask the right questions in order to insure that you are provided the...more
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Great all the time he shows concern an compassion very professional and down to earth
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