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Saliem Ruffin, MD

Dr. Ruffin is an internal medicine doctor in the Decatur area. She is affiliated with Northside Hospital Breast Care Center Imaging.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more acute renal failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more kidney failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw ovarian cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more HIV patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw chest congestion patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more lung condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more encephalopathy patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more heart failure patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw jaundice patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more sepsis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more drug allergies patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more dehydration patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw pain patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw schizophrenia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more stroke patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more transient ischemic attack (TIA) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw gangrene patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Ruffin saw more pneumonia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more hemorrhage patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Ruffin saw more hyponatremia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Ruffin sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Diagnostic Imaging Center - DeKalb Medical Center
2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
791 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2003

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Ruffin is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Northside Hospital Breast Care Center Imaging
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Chinese Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management