Dr. Tommasina Papa-Rugino, MD

Dr. Tommasina Papa-Rugino, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tommasina Papa-Rugino, MD is a neurology specialist in Stafford Township, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. She specializes in neurology.

Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Specialty

53 Nautilus Dr Ste 201

Stafford Township, NJ 08050
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

66  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Umdnj Nj Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Papa-Rugino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke

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Dr. Papa-Rugino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Papa-Rugino to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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  • 1

Dr. Papa-Rugino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

She didn't address any of my symptoms and documented a full examination on me which included a physical examination. I timed my visit, it was exactly 4 minutes she never picked her eyes up off the desk let alone lay a finger on me for a physical examination. She was rude, dismissive and her...more
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Office rarely answers their phones anymore, always the answering service or hold. My PCP still waiting on documents requested a month ago, office insists they were sent. Requested a copy of lab results and was told I would have to wait nearly a month for a follow up appointment, they refused to...more
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Experiencing symptoms related to a chronic condition I was dx'd with many years ago and had surgery for. Took weeks to get an appointment and then they cancelled it and rescheduled it out another week. The day of my appointment she didn't even look at my MRI films or ask any questions before...more
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