Dr. Ruby Cureg, MD

Dr. Ruby Cureg, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
Age 78
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ruby Cureg, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Des Moines, IA. She is 78 years old and has been practicing for 57 years.

1801 Hickman Rd

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 282-2700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Cureg's Experience

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Dr. Cureg's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
1

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Common Cold
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Fever
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hives
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lice
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Polyuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • Far Eastern University--Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Bellevue Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Iowa Meth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cureg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cureg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cureg to family and friends
5.0
based on 17 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cureg'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)

Urbandale,ia |
I saw Dr Cureg growing up and have both my kids see her. Wouldn't have it any other way! Dr Cureg is the best! Super sweet and makes sure we understand everything she also does a step by step for the kids.
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Dr. Cureg accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
    Health Net POS
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • PHCS
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark
    Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Hospitals where Dr. Cureg has admitting privileges

Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314
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