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Jimmy Ruiz, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Jimmy Ruiz, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Lung Cancer, Thoracic Cancer

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5440
Department: 336-716-4464

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Additional Languages

Spanish

Education & Training

  • M.D., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, 2004
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2005
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2007
  • Fellowship, Hematology And Oncology, WFU School of Medicine, 2011

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Hematology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

NPI Number

  • 1265494413
Jimmy Ruiz, M.D.

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Jimmy Ruiz, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Research Interests

cancer/oncogenesis, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-0230 | Department: 336-716-4464

Recent Publications

Ruiz J, Petty WJ. Clinical perspective on PROSE: does VeriStrat testing improve selection of second-line treatment for patients with non-small cell lung cancer? [editorial]. Ann Transl Med. 2015;3(3):31.

Johnson AG, Ruiz J, Hughes R, Page BR, Isom S, Lucas JT, McTyre ER, Houseknecht KW, Ayala-Peacock DN, Bourland DJ, Hinson WH, Laxton AW, Tatter SB, Debinski W, Watabe K, Chan MD. Impact of systemic targeted agents on the clinical outcomes of patients with brain metastases. Oncotarget. 2015;6(22):18945-55.

Nagalla S, Chou JW, Willingham MC, Ruiz J, Vaughn JP, Dubey P, Lash TL, Hamilton-Dutoit SJ, Bergh J, Sotiriou C, Black MA, Miller LD. Interactions between immunity, proliferation and molecular subtype in breast cancer prognosis. Genome Biol. 2013;14(4):R34.

Ruiz J, Case D, Enevold G, Rosdhal R, Tatter SB, Ellis TL, McQuellon RP, McMullen KP, Stieber VW, Shaw EG, Lesser GJ. A phase II trial of thalidomide and procarbazine in adult patients with recurrent or progressive malignant gliomas. J Neurooncol. 2012;106(3):611-617.

Ruiz J, Chou J, Geisinger KR, Schoppe CH, Miller AA, Willingham MC, Petty WJ, Bolemon BH, Miller LD. Microarray gene expression patterns recapitulated on a clinically tractable diagnostic platform using breast and lung cancer formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissues [abstract]. J Clin Oncol. 2011;29(Suppl):e21027.

Ruiz J, Wallace EL, Miller DP, Loeser RF, Miles M, DuBose TD, Lichstein PR. A comprehensive 3-year internal medicine residency research curriculum. Am J Med. 2011;124(5):469-473.

Ruiz J, Miller AA, Petty WJ, Chou JW, Miller LD. A novel prognostic transcriptional signature for early stage non-small cell lung cancer [abstract]. J Thorac Oncol. 2010;5(12 Suppl 7):S505.

Ruiz J, Lesser GJ. Low-grade gliomas. Curr Treat Options Oncol. 2009;10(3-4):231-242.

Wahla AS, Ruiz J, Noureddine N, Upadhya B, Sane DC, Owen J. Myocardial infarction in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: a single-center experience and literature review. Eur J Haematol. 2008;81(4):311-316.

All Publications

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Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology

Clinical Interests

Lung Cancer, Thoracic Cancer
Jimmy Ruiz, M.D.

Jimmy Ruiz, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Hematology & Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.9
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
5
Patients' confidence in CP
5
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.1



Patient Comments

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5/1/2015

Dr. Ruiz has been a great blessing. he has always taken great care of me and made me felt i mattered.

3/20/2015

*Dr. Ruiz and his staff has taken the best care of me. I have not double if not for them I would not be alive, my life has returned to normal. There is not enough space were to put what he has done.

3/6/2015

I am very pleased with care.

3/5/2015

*Dr. Ruiz is a good man & doctor.

2/16/2015

Good.

9/11/2014

*Dr. Ruiz always shows compassion and empathy towards me. He also exercises great care and patience with my husband.

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