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Dr. Ruth Yates, MD

Internal Medicine
4.5 (15)
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

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Dr. Ruth Yates, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Huntsville, AL. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from MEHARRY MEDICAL COLLEGE and is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital.

Dr. Yates works at RUTH A YATES MD in Huntsville, AL. They are accepting new patients and accepts 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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    Ruth A Yates MD
    520 Madison St SE Ste C, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 536-4401

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    Nov 18, 2022
    Dr. Yates and her staff have been amazing! Always makes me feel very comfortable and is very thorough. Takes time discussing any issues or concerns. Very personable!
    Lori Tillery — Nov 18, 2022
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    About Dr. Ruth Yates, MD

    Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1063470250
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Presbytarian|Vanderbilt
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    Medical Education
    • MEHARRY MEDICAL COLLEGE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Ruth Yates, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Yates is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Yates has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Yates. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Yates.

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