Dr. Richard Ruiz Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Ruiz Jr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Ruiz Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Overland Park, KS. He specializes in family medicine.

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Dr. Ruiz Jr's Experience

Dr. Ruiz Jr'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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ruiz Jr "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

237  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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.


  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Research Family Practice Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Weiss Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients Choice Award, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruiz Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruiz Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruiz Jr to family and friends
31 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Ruiz Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Exceptional doc! Appreciate his insight and direct consultation as well as care for future health.
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Thorough. Explaines tests to be performed. Always willing to answer questions.
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Always very professional, yet friendly and cares about his patients.
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I was a patient of Dr. Ruiz years ago and just moved back to the area. His office staff was extremely helpful in getting me scheduled and assisting my needs. Dr. Ruiz is an outstanding Doctor - listens, attentive to your needs and thorough. Would recommend to anyone.
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Always a GREAT experience!
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