Eric M. Ruderman, MD

4.8 
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Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Rheumatology

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Practice Focus Areas

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis/Axial Spondyloarthritis
  • General Rheumatology
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Spondyloarthritis

Education

Medical Education:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine - 1987
Residency:
University of Pennsylvania Health System - 1988
Fellowships:
Brigham and Women's Hospital - 1994

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.8
4.8 
276 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.9
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.8
  • Clear Explanations
    4.8
  • Shows Concern
    4.8
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.9
  • Explains Medications
    4.8
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.8
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.8
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.8

Reviews from Patients

55 Reviews
July 11, 2019

Dr.Ruderman is an excellent Rheumatologist

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June 21, 2019

*Dr. Ruderman is an outstanding rheumatologist.

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May 17, 2019

Dr. Ruderman gives me excellent care - patient with me.

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May 13, 2019

Dr Ruderman was very kind and supportive.

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April 30, 2019

Dr. Eric Ruderman knows his subject and stays up to date.

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April 22, 2019

Dr. Eric Ruderman is Great! alway recommend him when I meet people with Arthritis

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April 18, 2019

DR RUDERMAN IS A KIND, COMPETENT PHYSICIAN. HE IS THE BEST!!

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April 11, 2019

Dr Ruderman is the best!

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April 10, 2019

Dr. Ruderman provides excellent care.

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March 28, 2019

I have referred many people to dr Ruderman.

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March 10, 2019

very very good

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February 22, 2019

I really like the Doctor, no BS

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January 01, 2019

Dr. Eric Ruderman is a caring and fantastic doctor. I am fortunate to have him as my rheumatologist.

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December 21, 2018

Couldn't ask for a better specialist!

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December 13, 2018

good

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November 29, 2018

EXCELLENT ATTENTION, CARE, WISDOM AND TIME FOR ALL MY QUESTIONS FROM DR RUDERMAN!

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November 27, 2018

Dr Ruderman is excellent! Lots of people know it so his schedule is booked 4-5 months in advance which can be challenging at times but even with that I wouldn't change Drs. He cares about his patients and it shows in the care I receive during my appointments. You're lucky to have him.

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November 15, 2018

*Doctor Ruderman is an exceptional fine "communicator" - - - Explains in clear terms makes patient feel a true part of the process. He cares - - - !

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November 12, 2018

Dr. Ruderman is excellent

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November 08, 2018

Dr. Rudderman is awesome! I would highly recommend him. He is kind, caring, and considerate. He takes all of the time that I need.

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November 03, 2018

Pleased with Dr. Ruderman's care

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October 21, 2018

Dr. Ruderman is thorough in his evaluation and remains available via my chart. He's very respected by other medical professionals and still remains responsive and respectful to his patients.

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October 13, 2018

dr Eric Ruderman is excellent he listens and takes his time with me

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September 30, 2018

it was a good visit

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September 29, 2018

Dr. Ruderman has always taken time with me and never made me feel rushed. He is an excellent doctor who cares about his patients.

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August 30, 2018

Dr. Ruderman is the doctor patients dream of having

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August 19, 2018

Dr. Ruderman excellent provider and have been with him for years.

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August 15, 2018

I have seen *Dr. Ruderman for years. He is the best. He always listens to my concerns about my chronic dx.

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August 14, 2018

Dr. Ruderman is very kind and easy to understand when he discusses my treatment as I've been going to him for years as my disease is progressive.

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August 09, 2018

Dr,Ruderman was great. He answered all questions and developed a plan for treatment for my Doctor in Naples. Provided me with hope for a solution in the future.

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July 31, 2018

great first meeting with new doctor, dr ruderman

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July 29, 2018

Dr. Ruderman is a very knowledgable rheumatologist and is always very helpful with medications. I am confident in his expertise to handle my RA and associated concerns.

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July 20, 2018

Have been seeing him for years. He is absolutely fantastic.

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July 19, 2018

Excellent care provider as always.

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July 10, 2018

I have been pleased with Dr Ruderman for years. He's always professional and tells it like it is. He's been a great doctor since the first appointment.

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June 30, 2018

Dr. Erick is highly quailed specialist. Explains what the problem is and how to work on the problem. I wish all such a wonderfull Doctor is Dr. Erick . Thank you very much.

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June 14, 2018

I have already recommended Dr. Ruderman to others.

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June 08, 2018

excellent doctor; very busy, difficult to change an appointment if necessary

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June 04, 2018

Dr. Ruderman was exceptional. I felt listened to, he asked for my questions and concerns, he was thorough, and he was honest and thoughtful. one of the best appointments I've had with any physician ever.

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June 01, 2018

Dr Ruderman really listened and asked specific questions to help him form protocol for me.He gave us plenty of time and we left feeling confident in the planned treatment.

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May 17, 2018

*Dr. Ruderman was extremely thorough when asking about my current condition and health history. He answered all my questions and didn't rush me. Importantly, he did not order any unnecessary tests or procedures.

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May 09, 2018

love Dr. Ruderman.. friendly, good bedside manner, kind, caring.. answers all my questions never rushes me

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April 01, 2018

Dr. Ruderman is the best.

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March 26, 2018

Dr. Ruderman has been my Rheumatologist for as long as we needed to work through determining which meds would be best for me and he was right every time and I relied on his great judgement to date to my benefit.

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March 15, 2018

He is superb. I did recommend him to my secretary

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March 14, 2018

Dr. Rudderman is always excellent

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March 12, 2018

Dr. E Ruderman is the best: intelligent, approachable, kind: a true physician. I would highly recommend him to patients.

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March 03, 2018

I get on really well with my Dr, I think he is very efficient, knowledgable and I trust him whole-heartedly.

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February 28, 2018

love my physician.

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February 24, 2018

Dr Ruderman is the best. I have the utmost confidence in him managing my condition.

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February 02, 2018

Dr Ruderman is wonderful, knowledgeable, kind, always helps me.

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January 03, 2018

*Dr. Ruderman is the best. Prompt, professional, accurate, direct w/me.

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December 22, 2017

Professional and kind.

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December 13, 2017

Dr. Eric Ruderman is an outstanding rheumatologist. He has taken care of my health issues for over 20 years.

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December 08, 2017

Dr. Ruderman always takes time to listen to my concerns, explains options of care and medications, and includes me in the decisions, which is very important to me.

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