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Dr. Robert Ruess, MD

Venous and Lymphatic Medicine ·  Male · Age 75

Dr. Ruess

Dr. Robert Ruess, MD is a venous and lymphatic medicine specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in venous and lymphatic medicine, vascular surgery, and more.


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(702) 453-8346

Dr. Ruess accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Advantage
Aetna HealthFund CDHP
Aetna HealthFund HDHP
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ruess' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Vein Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruess performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Ruess performs this procedure more than 60% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruess treats Varicose Veins more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Ruess treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruess treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 20% of his peers

Dr. Ruess treats this condition more than 20% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Ruess' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thrombosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

see website: www.fivestarvein.com

Specialties

  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine
  • Functional Medicine
  • Phlebology
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Carolinas Heart Inst/Carolinas Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1980
Carolinas Heart Inst/Carolinas Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1978
University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Residency Hospital
1976
University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
1972
University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Hospital
1970
Naval Hospital Jacksonville
Internship Hospital
1969
University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1965
UCLA
Undergraduate School
1982
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1978
1976
1972
1970
1969
1965

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ruess' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ruess

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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If you value your veins do you not go to five star veins. Their name should be called no veins, because they will be completely destroyed after being a patient here. This office is by far the most negligent in the specialty. I have permanent damage to both of my legs due to their malpractice (lack...Read More
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