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Dr. Vincent Ruggiero, MD
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Dr. Vincent Ruggiero, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

26 Years of Experience

5.0

(3)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Vincent Ruggiero, M.D., is a board certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic hand and upper extremities specialist. He serves as Director to the Hand Center at Healthcare Associates in Medicine, a division of the Orlin & Cohen Medical Specialists Group. He was recognized by Castle Connolly for his excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery and awarded Regional Top Doctor 2019-2021 and Top Doctor NY Metro Area 2019-2021. As a New York native, Dr. Ruggiero attended Pace University and graduated Summa Cum Laude in Biology. Dr. Ruggiero earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine while achieving two accolades, the Richmond County Medical Society Scholarship Award and the American Heart Association Medical Student Fellowship. He completed his Orthopaedic residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, a Level I Trauma Center, where he was named Administrative Chief Resident and received the Resident Teaching Award 1998. At SUNY Health Science Center, Dr. Ruggiero obtained sub-specialty training in Orthopaedic Hand Surgery in Syracuse, NY under the tutelage of Dr. Andrew K. Palmer. Additional fellowship training in Pediatric Orthopaedics was completed at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, TX. As Director of the Hand Center at Healthcare Associates in Medicine, Dr. Ruggiero takes a special interest in returning his patients to a high functioning lifestyle using operative and non-operative solutions tailored to each injury. Dr. Ruggiero has served as Honorary Police Surgeon to the NYPD for over 10 years, as well as team physician for Wagner College Athletics and various high school athletic teams. Additionally, he has served as the clinical instructor of the SUNY Downstate Orthopedic Residency Program and as instructor of hand and wrist surgery at Staten Island University Hospital from 2010 to the present.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Orthopedic Surgeon

    Education & Training

    University of Medicine & Dentistry of NJ (Internship)

    SUNY - Health Science Center (Fellowship)

    University of Medicine & Dentistry of NJ (Residency)

    Bachelors Degree - Pace University

    Medical Degree - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery since 2005

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Ruggiero's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Healthcare Associates in Medicine

    3333 Hylan Boulevard

    Staten Island, NY 10306

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Rating Star

    5.0

    Overall rating

    Based on 3 reviews

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    Office Experience

    100% of patients found the doctor and staff friendly and the office clean and modern

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    Attentiveness

    100% of patients felt that their time spent with the doctor was meaningful and impactful and that any follow ups were addressed quickly

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    Wait Times

    100% of patients were satisfied with the wait time

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    Appointment Booking

    100% of patients found it easy to book an appointment

    Patients give Dr. Vincent Ruggiero an Excellent overall experience rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Ruggiero has been rated and reviewed by 3 patients. These ratings are based on a variety of factors, including the amount of time patients spent with Dr. Ruggiero, his bedside manner, appointment waiting time, friendliness of the office staff, clarity of diagnosis, and more.

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

    Active Fellow

    2004

    American Society for Surgery of the Hand

    Active Member

    1998

    Richmond County Medical Society

    Professional Member

    Brooklyn Orthopaedic Society

    Professional Member

    Awards

    Regional Top Doctor

    Castle Connolly

    Top Doctor NY Metro Area

    Castle Connolly

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Vincent Ruggiero accepting new patients?

    Yes, Vincent Ruggiero is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Vincent Ruggiero offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Ruggiero's office for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Vincent Ruggiero offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Ruggiero's office for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Vincent Ruggiero speak?

    Vincent Ruggiero speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Vincent Ruggiero have?

    Vincent Ruggiero is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

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