Dr. Roy Ruff, MD

Dr. Roy Ruff, MD

Save
Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
(6)

Contact provider for availability

Dr. Roy Ruff, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Beverly, MA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Ruff is affiliated with Addison Gilbert Hospital and Beverly Hospital.

North Shore Preventive Health Care, PC

75 Herrick St Ste 116

Beverly, MA 01915
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

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

Learn about Dr. Ruff

Care Philosophy

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...I would like to have a partnership with you. As your personal physician, I will share my 35 years of medical experience in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine and sleep disorders. Together, we can achieve your very best health - preventive health - as well as management of your medical problems, no matter how small or complex. You and I will work as a team to identify your needs and goals, and I will also advocate for you in our increasingly complex healthcare system.My primary care practice serves the North Shore of Boston, including Beverly, Peabody, Salem, Danvers, Wenham & Manchester areas of Massachusetts. My office is located on the campus of Beverly Hospital, where I am in close proximity to visit you if you are hospitalized. In addition to internal medicine,I provide pulmonary & sleep assessments and management services. I enjoy sharing recipes, cooking techniques, gardening tips and exercise training advice to help you reach your health goals.
...Read More

Dr. Ruff's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Ruff's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pulmonology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
3

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
2

Procedures

  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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 of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lahey Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • New Eng Deaconess Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ruff does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ruff and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Beverly Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Pulmonary Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Ruff is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

View Awards

Dr. Ruff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruff to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ruff'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 (1)
in Rockport, MA |
Dr. Ruff is an excellent doctor who takes time to listen to what you have to say and explains things carefully.
Have you seen Dr. Roy Ruff, MD?
Are you Dr. Ruff?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Ruff

Dr. Ruff accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

Hospitals where Dr. Ruff has admitting privileges

Beverly Hospital
85 Herrick St
Beverly, MA 01915
View Hospital Profile
Addison Gilbert Hospital
298 Washington St
Gloucester, MA 01930
View Hospital Profile