Scott D. Ruffo, MD, is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in cardiovascular diseases, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and internal medicine. Dr. Ruffo is a specialist in cardiac electrophysiology as well as placement of cardiac pacemakers and defibrillators, with a special emphasis on heart failure and cardiac resynchronization therapy using bi-ventricular pacing systems. At the forefront of cardiovascular health, Dr. Ruffo is involved with various research protocols. Dr. Ruffo is co-founder of Hackensack Vein Center, offering state-of-the-art laser therapy for venous diseases.
Dr. Ruffo earned his medical doctorate from the New York University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine, fellowship in cardiovascular diseases, and a fellowship in clinical cardiac electrophysiology at the New York University Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital Center. During this time, Dr. Ruffo was a teaching assistant at the Medical Center. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Notre Dame and graduated cum laude.
Dr. Ruffo is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the American College of Cardiology, and the Heart Rhythm Society.
Board certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
Hospital affiliation: Holy Name Medical Center, Hackensack University Medical Center, Palisades Medical Center, Englewood Hospital Medical Center