Dr. Ruth Fredericks, MD

Dr. Ruth Fredericks, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Ruth Fredericks, MD is a neurology specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1987 and specializes in neurology.

971 Lakeland Dr Ste 557

Jackson, MS 39216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Essential Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

96  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fredericks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fredericks to family and friends
87 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (87)

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Dr. Fredericks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Very unprofessionally Ran Office. Only pays Attention To A Certain Ethnicity And Does Not Listen To You At All.
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I've been a patient of Dr. Fredericks more than 10 years. She is the most caring physician I've ever seen. I have the utmost trust in her judgment. I highly recommend her to any and everyone who is in need of neurological medical help. Her staff is great, always ready to help.
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Dr. Fredericks is one of the best Doctor's I have met. She cares about her patients and spends an adequate amount of time with you answering your questions. You may have to wait a little longer than normal but it's because she is spending the time needed with other patients or has had to go to the...more
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Great Doctor that gives her all to help patients. Makes patients feel that they are the most important person she will see that day.
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Dr Ruth Fredericks is the closest thing to have a "Dr House" in expertise. She is so caring and concerned for her patients. She listens and explains things in a way the "normal" person can understand. She goes far beyond what any doctor I have every used does. Her staff and nurse practitioner...more
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