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

Dr. Papa-Rugino'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

  • 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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Dr. Papa-Rugino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Papa-Rugino to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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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 (4)

Dr. Papa-Rugino is an excellent, extremely knowledeable, and thorough doctor. The office staff Diane and Tara are always a pleasure to deal with, and always go out of their way to help the patients. The office is a very busy office and the women continue to provide excellent service to all ofthe...more
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Worker Compensation Puppet who never examined me, she followed the letter WC sent her which was attached to the cover of my chart, she never examined me, asked me about my symptoms and failed to diagnose that I had difficulty seeing from my eye because she never looked at me, told me to go for eye...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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