Dr. Roberto Rodriguez-Ruesga, MD

Dr. Roberto Rodriguez-Ruesga, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
(19)
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Dr. Roberto Rodriguez-Ruesga, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Rockwall, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Autonoma De Neuvo Leon in 1990 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

3142 Horizon Rd Ste 110

Rockwall, TX 75032

Contact Information

(972) 771-3322

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rodriguez-Ruesga performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Rodriguez-Ruesga'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.

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Autonoma De Neuvo Leon
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • San Jose Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Butterworth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rodriguez-Ruesga has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rodriguez-Ruesga's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rodriguez-Ruesga to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Rodriguez-Ruesga's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Extremely thorough exam. Listened to me, asked and answered questions and gave a detailed explanation.
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Dr. Rodriquez is highly skilled physician with a high priority for overall excellent patient care. I had stage 2 rectal cancer and was treated in 2009 successfully.
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Seemed more concerned about getting me in and out. After surgery still aloof and states that symptoms I was having would just take time to heal. Six months later I returned to my general doctor and cancer tumors are still there. Now have a new surgeon and had to have another surgery. Lost a...more
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Very caring. Gave me his coat when room was freezing. Had to wait 1 hour and 15 minutes with no explanation until I asked. But he was very decisive and the team worked hard to make surgery happen quickly.
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If there were more stars to give, I would give them to Dr. Rodrigues-Ruesga. He is a highly trained, highly intelligent doctor who did his residency at world-famous Mayo Clinic. Before I had colon resection surgery due to diverticulits this fall, I had several important Dallas doctors tell me that...more
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