Dr. Teresa Ruch, MD

Dr. Teresa Ruch, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Teresa Ruch, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mayfield Heights, OH and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6780 Mayfield Rd Ste 725

Mayfield Heights, OH 44124

Contact Information

(866) 588-2264

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ruch performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Ruch's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Hospitals Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ruch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ruch's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ruch to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ruch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Ruch, her P.A. as well as secretary are the best! Having 3 surgeries with Dr. Ruch, I can attest to saying she is the best! We are lucky to have her in Cleveland. I would recommend her highly.
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Dr. Ruch did my neck surgery a few years and I've been having pain and discomfort in my neck again and back to the point it has affected my quality of life. I've had serious symptoms, and have gone to physical therapy and had injections that haven't helped. MRI's show I have problems in my neck...more
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Within hours after my 3 level lumbar spinal fusion in May, 2016 I was able to walk. I had back pain for more than 9 yrs., I was taking costly medications, had been through physical therapy + had multiple nerve root injections. Nothing did any good. Then, in Nov., 2015 I fell because my leg...more
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I found Dr. Ruch to be quite friendly and down to earth. Good sense of humor also. When it came time to talk about my neck, it was all business. I had cervical surgery done by Dr. Ruch and I would recommend her without hesitation. -K. Grady-
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