Dr. Robert Ruben, MD

Dr. Robert Ruben, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Ruben, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Somersworth, NH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

21 Clark Way

Somersworth, NH 03878

Contact Information

(603) 692-2228

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Unexplained Weight Loss
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruben has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruben's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruben to family and friends
based on 34 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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Dr. Ruben's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Rochester, NH
Inconsiderate, extremely poor listening skills, asks for information (such as th name of your surgeon) then doesn't keep track of (or refer to) your responses, because he asks for the same information again (AND then his assistant phoned saying he needs to know the surgeon's name). All but boasted...more
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in Dover, NH
Dr. Ruben was my doctor for almost 3 years. I missed 2-3 appointments, all of which I called to cancel in advance. I was fired by Dr. Ruben. I called multiple times to apologize and I spoke with numerous people, yet Dr. Ruben would not take me back. Despite his expertise as a doctor, be very...more
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in Lee, NH
Dr. Ruben is #1 in my book. Have had wonderful experiences with him. Too bad his staff, beginning with the receptionist lack good customer service skills. If I had to evaluate the practice as a whole I would give one star Dr. Rubin is a definite 5 star.
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in Farmington, NH
I feel that Dr. Ruben is highly knowledgable but lacks the basic manner that I so desperately need. He is curt and, in my opinion, fails to convey a sensitivity to the patient' s concerns. I switched to another provider.
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in Portsmouth, NH
I asked if Dr. Ruben could call me to explain what he saw from an impedance test. He called and sounded angry and condescendingly told me that he didn't have time to explain the test and how it works (he was clearly upset I made him call). This is frustrating considering I've spent $1,000s with...more
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