Credentials

Credentials

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Fellowships

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

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Most recent comments

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09/19/2018
"Dr. Rutkin is the BEST!!"
09/09/2018
"Doctor Rutkin is GREAT! He sees you as a person and not just an organ!"
09/06/2018
"Dr. Rutkin has always taken the time to LISTEN and hear what you have to say. You never ever feel rushed through your visit. Need more like him!!"
08/24/2018
"I have every confidence in Dr. Rutkin. He is very understanding, patience and easy to talk to. I am using Dr. Rutkin for thirteen years and would not change doctors for anything or anyone."
07/27/2018
"I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Rutkin."
07/20/2018
"I have the greatest confidence in Dr. Rutkin."
06/30/2018
"Dr. Rutkin is a kind, amiable and wonderful doctor, and I have complete confidence in him."
06/29/2018
"The best."
06/22/2018
"Dr. Rutkin is a wonderful physician and human being."
04/26/2018
"Dr. Rutkin is my go to physician for questions about my overall health. He is an excellent and caring physician. I recommend him to everyone."
04/26/2018
"Caring & concerned dr."
03/13/2018
"The best!"
01/31/2018
"Nothing but praise for Dr. Rutkin - kind, concerned, highly competent."
01/12/2018
"Dr. Rutkin is #1. "
01/06/2018
"Dr. Rutkin is excellent and would recommend him to anyone. He answered all your questions and gives you all the time you need - "
11/09/2017
"On the money. "
11/03/2017
"Excellent physician care."
10/31/2017
"Everything was good."
09/11/2017
"Dr. Rutkin is a superb doctor - I would recommend him very much. He is a gentleman who makes you feel at ease and answers all questions. He is an asset to your facility."
09/11/2017
"Dr Ruskin is a thoughtful caring Physician"
09/07/2017
"The best and nicest physician I have had in 74 years."
09/05/2017
"Friendly courteous service and nice to speak to."
07/22/2017
"Excellent experience."
07/10/2017
"Dr. Ritkin saved my life!! I feel so comfortable with him! He is the best!!"
06/13/2017
"Very good. 1. Bruce Rutkin "
03/01/2017
"Excellent treatment & respect to me."
02/28/2017
"Everything from the emergency room to the operation room is great. Every one is professional and understanding."
02/02/2017
"Would use no other provider."
01/04/2017
"I ALWAYS have a very good experience WHEN visiting with Dr. Rutkin."
12/19/2016
"Dr rutkin is exceptional"
10/21/2016
"Always a good experience."
09/29/2016
"I am his heart patient. Put stents in my heart 5 years ago, he is excellent dr."
08/29/2016
"Dr. Rutkin is a very caring and informative physician. He makes you feel at ease, I am a very happy patient. He is an asset to your organization."
07/15/2016
"Highly recommend the doctor to others."
06/20/2016
"Dr. Rutkin is a wonderful Doctor and I am pleased to see him at any time. I was especially concerned about my condition because I had been in the hospital. He was very concern about the situation, and made me feel much better after reviewing what had happened. I feel well and I'm very happy I saw him last week."
06/16/2016
"Dr. Rutkin is an excellent care provider."
06/14/2016
"Dr. Rutkin is the best! I respect him so!"
05/09/2016
"Dr. Rutkin was very professional & ER all his staff were good."
05/09/2016
"Have extreme confidence in Dr. Rutkin as my provider."
04/21/2016
"Doctor is tops in his care & medical knowledge."
04/13/2016
"Dr. Bruce Rutkin is the finest cardiologist I've dealt with. I"m an RN (not for Northwell), so I believe that's worth a lot."
04/12/2016
"Certainly recommend!"
04/04/2016
"Dr. Rutkin was friendly polite & informative."
03/07/2016
"Polite, respect & courteous."
12/11/2015
"Very good!"
10/31/2015
"Excellent"
10/23/2015
"Dr. had nothing to do with medications or follow-up care. Have another cardiologist - I was part of program for the CORE Transplant which Dr. Rutkin did four years ago."
10/13/2015
"Very good."
10/12/2015
"Everyone was good."
07/13/2015
"Excellent, compassionate doctor."
04/10/2015
"It's nice to have a Cardiologist that you see, instead of always seeing a PA or NP."
02/05/2015
"Excellent manner."
01/17/2015
"8 +."
10/24/2014
"Excellent service."
08/13/2014
"Dr. Rutkin always apologies if he is late. Shows consideration to me as a patient."
05/29/2014
"Excellent doctor & caring about my condition."
05/21/2014
"I recommend, to my daughter - son-in-law (patients) & my wife."
03/18/2014
"Very good."
02/26/2014
"Good."
02/25/2014
"Knowing I was going to cross country by motorcycle Dr. Rutkin gave me his cell phone # in the event I had a medical problem!"
02/12/2014
"Dr. Bruce Rutkin is "ABOVE & BEYOND.""

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