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Dr. Paul Ruggiero, MD

Ophthalmology*
5.0 (7)
Map Pin Small Danbury, CT
Accepting new patients
52 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Paul Ruggiero, MD

Dr. Paul Ruggiero, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Danbury, CT. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 52 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from NEW YORK Medical College and is affiliated with New Milford Hospital and Danbury Hospital. Dr. Ruggiero, completed a residency at Saint Vincent's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ruggiero an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Ruggiero works at Practice in Danbury, CT with other offices in New Milford, CT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Ruggiero's Office Locations

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    Danbury Eye Physicians & Surgeons
    69 Sand Pit Rd Ste 101, Danbury, CT 06810 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 791-2020
  2. 2
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    120 Park Lane Rd Ste B203, New Milford, CT 06776 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (860) 946-6000

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  • Danbury Hospital

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    About Dr. Paul Ruggiero, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 52 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French and Spanish
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    • 1386642619
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • General Rose Memorial Hosp-U Colo
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    Medical Education
    • NEW YORK Medical College
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    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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