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Dr. Joseph Ruffo, DPM

Podiatrist

Professional statement

Dr. Joseph Ruffo welcomes you to his practices in Glen Cove and Babylon, NY. Patients visiting Dr. Ruffo can expect a full range of podiatric services. He specializes in the diabetic patient, sports injuries, heel pain, surgical correction of bunions and hammertoes, ingrown toenails, fungal problems, gout, orthotic managment and more. His goal is to give you an accurate diagnosis and to maintain your foot health and comfort. Dr. Ruffo and staff treat patients from birth to the golden years and strive to treat each patient like a member of the family. The focus is on diagnosis and treatment options explained so the patient can understand their specific foot problem. Our office goal is to build relationships rather than just treating the patient. Dr. Ruffo graduated from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1998. He is Board Certified in Podiatric Medicine. When Dr. Ruffo is not treating patients, he spends time with his wife and two girls. He is an avid handball player and sports enthusiast.

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Specialties

  • Podiatrist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • St. Joseph Hospital

Education and training

  • New York College of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
  • Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System, Brooklyn (Residency)

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1891778882

Office locations

Joseph Ruffo, DPM

46 Little East Neck Road

Babylon, NY 11702

Joseph Ruffo, DPM

1 School Street, Suite 203

Glen Cove, NY 11542

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The best very quick and easy!! Very professional
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Dr. Ruffo is great! His bedside manner is excellent and he gets the job done perfectly!
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Excellent office, friendly and treated me with alot of respect. I highly recommend this office.
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Dr. and staff are make you feel like your one of the family. Office and treatment rooms are small but adequate.
Less than 6 months ago
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Excellent experience. Staff was very good. The Doctor was better than my last Podiatrist. Very informative and encouraging. He did s superb job on my nails. I will recommend him to anyone who is looking for a Podiatrist.
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no wait at all! Friendly,helpful and professional
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Very professional, friendly and I was satisfied with the service.
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He was excellent had a nice personality liked him a lot definitely will go back to him Nice office nice people. Professional *****
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Dr Ruffo was an excellent doctor who made me feel like a friend rather than a patient. We need more doctors like him in the world. His office staff was very kind as well. Would definitely recommend Dr Ruffo.
More than 1 year ago
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All the girls/ladies in the office were very nice and friendly. Dr. Ruffo was very knowledgeable and very nice, this was my first visit and the Dr made my feel very comfortable. Very friendly atmosphere which is important to me when visiting a doctors office...thank you all
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Awesome doctor. Very funny and sweet. Very professional and truly a talented podiatrist. Would recommend this office to anyone with foot and ankle problems!!
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As a former nurse and current Compliance/HIPAA Officer I was impressed with Dr. Ruffo's knowledge and approach. He is extremely qualified and has an amazing friendly, warm personality and approach. Dr. Ruffo showed me my x-rays and explainedclearly what the problem is and how to fix it. We discussed my issue, will need surgery, but did not press. Told my husband and I to discuss and decide when surgery will be done. The office staff is quite efficient and extremely nice. This was an excellent health care experience.
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Dr. Ruffo is always a pleasure to see. He's got a great personality and definitely knows his stuff. I've seen a number of podiatrists in my life, but he is by far the best. Highly recommended!
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Good visit. Heading in right direction.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Ruffo is a terrific practitioner and an upbeat, friendly person. He listens to my concerns and always makes my foot feel better. I have followed him from his first office which was near to my home to his present location,which is not. He's worth the trip! The wait time is not usual, and its only because he takes time with each patient.
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Dr Ruffo is a great Dr. Very thorough! So kind , very nice!!
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I absolutely loved him. Great Dr., very thorough and so nice. Totally recommend him.
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Such a nice Doctor. Refreshing to be seen by a doctor who take his time to hear his patients' concerns and talk with him.
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Besides the doctor his staff is wonderful. I sent an email to them on a,Saturday nite and they replied! Nice doctor,cordial staff
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My appointment was at 2:45 and I was in seeing Dr Joe by 3. Dr Ruffo was very friendly, professional and fuuny and made me feel very comfortable with him right away. He explained everything and my options very plainly. Hisoffice is clean and roomy and his staff was very professional & friendly also. Highly recommend Dr Ruffo, i return in 2 months.
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he is a very friendly dr. makes you feel at ease tells you everything he is doing and why made visit even though painful very pleasant
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I took my 93 year old Dad. The Dr and his staff were so attentive and kind. I chose Dr Ruffo because of his reviews on ZocDoc. He does indeed live up to his rave reviews. Thank you Dr Ruffo and staff
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He is very knowledgeable and very likable. I have seen him before 5 years ago and saw an associate of his when I was told he moved and did not feel the same warmth that I felt with Dr. Ruffo. Iwould definitely recommend family and friends to go see him.
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Very nice office
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Very nice and professional
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Really friendly and knowledgable staff!
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Dr. Ruffo is the ultimate Professional. He took the time to do a thorough examination, and explained "what and why" he was doing it, step by step. It really puts the patient at ease. He has a warm personality, and awonderful sense of humor. He made wonderful recommendations for follow up care. His Staff was extremely friendly and attentive to everyone who came through the door. They accept credit cards for payment, which makes it convenient.
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Dr. Ruffo was very nice, and thorough. The office staff was friendly and patient.
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I had a bad anxiety about a minor procedure and he was really calming and cracking jokes.
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Ruffo is the best! He and his staff are always very friendly and helpful.
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Thought he did a great job evaluating me, quickly diagnosing my problem, and developing a course of action to help alleviate my pain and recover quickly. He's also a nice guy, with a very pleasant and funny bedside manner.
More than 1 year ago
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Took my 11 year old there. He was great, what a nice surprise! She was in pain and he really helped her understand what she needed to do to help her feet. Nice to see there are great doctors around!
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The visit was great. And I also have to say, I had a great time at the office.
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I was happy that I chose Dr. Ruffo. I will definitely recommend him to everyone!
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Dr. Ruffo was very nice, knowledgeable and informative. I feel confident that he diagnosed the problem. I would recommend him.
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He was very professional and they were very helpful. I would recommend them.
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My visit with Dr. Ruffo was great! He explained everything and we came to a solution. I feel so much better and can't wait to see him again. He is someone I trust. Thank you!
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I thought Dr Ruffo was very professional. He explained in detail what was going on and gave me directions on how to resolve my issue. I would certainly recommend Dr Ruffo and his helpful staff to anyone in need of a podiatrist.
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