Dr. Scott Ruffo, MD

Dr. Scott Ruffo, MD

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Dr. Scott Ruffo, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

493 Essex St

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Ruffo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruffo treats Heart Palpitations more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ruffo treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruffo treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ruffo treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ruffo treats Heart Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ruffo treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ruffo's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Ruffo, MD is a cardiology specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Nyu Mc
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Bellevue Hospital Nyu
Residency Hospital
1994
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
1994

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Ruffo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ruffo

3.0

Based on 8 reviews

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No bedside manners and nasty attitude on the phone. Too bothered to answer any questions you might have. There is plenty of cardiologists, please do not choose him!!!
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The staff in Dr. Ruffo's office is very unprofessional and disorganized. Doctor does not return phone calls and does not seem to care about providing prompt treatment.
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Dr.Ruffo is a highly talented skilled caring cardiologist and has gone above and beyond in prolonging and improving my loved ones Congestive Heart Failure .He is an exceptional cardiologist highly intelligence and is a master of his skills and makes the time to address any concerns or questions you may have and actually has compassion for his patients. He goes above and beyond his duties with his patients and I would highly recommend this Dr.to anyone who is seeking an excellent cardiologist!
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I, have wait, 3 weeks for my first visited your staff is very Bad for what I see, I try to make very easy for you, when the week before my appointment, to make you are they take my policy and they say , yes, cancel all my appointments Friday and Saturday,I m a stylist, and I fill up of the paper work and wait withe with my boss and friend, for 33 years they tell me they don't take my insurance thats bad, , so I give you a 0, very bad review on your staff, not you, sorry, but your staff not
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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