Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

    • Surgical Critical Care - American Board of Surgery

  • Academic titles

    • Clinical Assistant Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing

  • Chief resident

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

  • Medical school

    • Univ of the East Ramon Magsaysay

  • Residencies

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

  • Fellowships

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Most recent comments

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01/10/2019
"Physician was compassion, caring, friendly, respectful. Very concern about my being & health."
12/11/2018
"Great doctor."
12/06/2018
"Definitely will recommend this doctor (Dr. Dela Cruz). He is exceptional. Knowledgeable in his field."
11/30/2018
"Dr. Ronald Dela Cruz did a great job w/me very kind caring very easy to talk to & the surgery 100%."
11/12/2018
"Dr. Dela Cruz is an excellent surgeon; he has wonderful bedside manners and he made feel at ease about my surgery. I could absolutely recommend him to others."
08/16/2018
"I wish Dr. Dela Cruz wasn't just an ER surgeon. I would have him do any other intestinal surgery if he was available. Great personality, very easy going, very good with disseminating information."
07/23/2018
"Very honest doctor. Thank you doctor Dela Cruz."
07/13/2018
"He was very good."
06/04/2018
"I will definitely recommend him. He is very good in her field and I am very comfortable talking to him and he listen."
02/09/2018
"Dr. Dela Cruz is exceptional interacting with me & my family. He was very open in explaining before and after surgery. He evened called my daughter after surgery to include her in the status of my surgery after it was done. My husband & children were all informed. I cannot praise Dr. Dela Cruz enough! His caring for patient is unsurpassed! Dr. Dela Cruz did such a perfect surgery -> Like artwork on my abdomen; even the attending medical stall while I stayed in hospital - All exclaimed "Wow! It's so neat & clean." He is a very skilled surgeon & personable with the patients. He did not rush, took time to answer my questions/concerns to my satisfaction. "
01/28/2018
"Dr. Dela Cruz explained everything to me with a lot of patience on my follow-up visits. Did not rush me & answered all my concerns. Was very satisfied with the service I received."
01/26/2018
"Love Provider is very caring, professional, courteous and I have full confidence in him. I will recommend him. His staff was always there to answer my questions."