Dr. Scott Ruder, MD

Dr. Scott Ruder, MD

Forensic Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Scott Ruder, MD is a forensic psychiatry specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in forensic psychiatry and psychiatry.

2300 21st Ave S Ste 304

Nashville, TN 37212

Contact Information

(615) 915-1417

Insurance Accepted

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

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2  Specialties

  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

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

7  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Ca San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruder's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruder to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ruder's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Ruetter is one of the best at what he does. Take his time and really cares about his pts. I would recommend him anyday to anybody. Thank you for what you do.
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Dr. Ruder is a great psychiatrist. He is very attentive and listens closely to his patients' problems. I always feel very comfortable in our sessions and he shows the utmost care & professionalism.
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Dr. Ruder is kind, patient and very professional. He listens without judgment and you get the feeling he truly cares. He has helped me get a handle on my ADHD and I'm grateful for his efforts. I recommend him. Thank you, Dr. Ruder.
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I have been seeing Dr. Ruder for about a year and a half now for OCD and anxiety. He has helped me tremendously, and although he does not practice psychotherapy, he takes the time to listen to everything I have to say and is very personable and friendly. He takes my opinions and situations into...more
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My mother was a patient, and he enabled her addiction to anxiety pills. When I started taking care of her, she was suicidal, but he didn't seem to know this. She was so messed up, it took thousands of dollars and 5 years to help get her clean. She is now a shell of her former self. She has dementia...more
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