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Dr. Ruth Russell, MD

Endocrinology ·  Female · Age 62

Dr. Russell

Dr. Ruth Russell, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Chicago Medical School Rosalind Franklin University in 1983 and specializes in endocrinology.


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(310) 248-7004

Dr. Russell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Russell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Thyroid Disease more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Russell treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Hypothyroidism
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Hypothyroidism more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Russell treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russell treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Russell treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Russell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ruth Russell, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Chicago Medical School Rosalind Franklin University in 1983 and specializes in endocrinology.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Chicago Medical School Rosalind Franklin University
Medical School
1988
1986
1983

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Russell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Russell

2.7

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
30.76923076923077%
(4)
4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
46.15384615384615%
(6)

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Not timely and it’s next to impossible to be seen by her unless you can wait a few months to get in. Also she is very late to each appt. so plan on waiting half your day here.
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I have been a patient of Dr Russell for the last 4 years for multinodulat guitar. I? have had few endocrinologist and she has been one of the best ones. Today I? was looking for her first name and I? saw she does not have stars as many as should. Isn’t sad that we only write reviews when we are...Read More
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My girlfriend was a new patient, who has hypothyroidism, told dr Russell of her concerns of losing hair, depression, and weakness, this went untreated for months. She neglected to review her results and after countless phone calls to get her on the phone she told my girlfriend that , I'm a...Read More
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