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Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
3.7 (32)
Map Pin Small Miami, FL
Accepting new patients
53 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD

Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Miami, FL. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 53 years of experience, and is board certified in Clinical Pathology. They graduated from Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Nicaragua, Leon, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas and is affiliated with Homestead Hospital, Jackson Memorial Hospital and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Ruiz, completed a residency at University Conn. Patients rated Dr. Ruiz an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Ruiz works at Don Soffer Clinical Research Center in Miami, FL with other offices in Coral Gables, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Loss of Smell and Taste and Laryngitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ruiz's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Don Soffer Clinical Research Center
    1120 NW 14th St, Miami, FL 33136 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 243-2000
  2. 2
    The Lennar Foundation Medical Center
    5555 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33146 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 689-5555

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Homestead Hospital
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Treatment frequency



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Loss of Smell and Taste
Laryngitis
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Chronic Sinusitis
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Throat Pain
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Anosmia
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Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Rhinitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Deviated Septum
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
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Nasal Polyp
Nosebleed
Pharyngitis
Pharyngolaryngitis
Postnasal Drip
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Tinnitus
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Tonsillitis
Adenoidectomy
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Rhinoseptoplasty
Tonsillectomy
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Epiglottitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Bell's Palsy
Benign Pituitary Gland Tumor
Big Ears
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Black Hairy Tongue
Bone Cancer
Broken Nose
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Pharyngitis
Common Cold
Conductive Hearing Loss
Cough
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Deafness
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Dizziness
Ear Ache
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Ear Cancer
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Cancer
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Facial Fracture
Facial Nerve Disorder
Geographic Tongue
Head and Neck Cancer
Hyperparathyroidism
Labyrinthitis
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukoplakia
Loss of Taste
Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Otitis Externa
Meniere's Disease
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Oral Cancer
Orbital Fracture
Osteosarcoma
Otitis Media
Otosclerosis
Outer Ear Infection
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Parosmia
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Perforated Eardrum
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngeal Candidiasis
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Cyst
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Suppurative Otitis Media
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thrush
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Thyroid Cancer
TMJ
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Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Tracheitis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wheezing
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Audiometry
Balloon Sinuplasty
Carotid Ultrasound
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Dacryocystorhinostomy
Ear Tube Placement
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Frenectomy
Glossectomy
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Oral Cancer Screening
Sleep Study
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Scan
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Uvulectomy
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
Wound Repair
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    3.7
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 53 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1780626663
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Conn
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Conn
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Nicaragua, Leon, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Clinical Pathology, Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Jose Ruiz, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ruiz is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ruiz accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and Cigna, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Ruiz has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ruiz has seen patients for Loss of Smell and Taste and Laryngitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ruiz on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    32 patients have reviewed Dr. Ruiz. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ruiz.

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