Dr. Wallace E Ruminson, MD



Ophthalmology     -  California,  Porterville


 Overview

Dr. Wallace E Ruminson, MD works in Porterville, California is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 1973. Dr. Ruminson is affiliated with Sierra View District Hospital and practicing for 46 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Astigmatism
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Chronic Infections
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Excision
  • Radial Keratotomy
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 46

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

Malpractice

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

Loma Linda, CA, United States

Graduated: 1973

Residency Hospital


White Mem Med Center




 Awards

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Good doctor. Awful wait time. Waited 3 1/2 hours for my appointment. Doctor did not even show up for an hour after my scheduled time. Same thing happens second and third visit. I don't think they care about making patients wait.

17 May 2013, 02:51United States
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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Wallace E Ruminson MD

444 West Putnam Avenue
California (CA)
Porterville,
93257

  (559) 781-2079
Office Volume:    20 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Wallace E Ruminson MD, 444 West Putnam Avenue, Porterville, California (CA), 93257




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Heritage Signature
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Premera Blue Cross

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Sierra View District Hospital photo


Sierra View District Hospital

465 West Putnam Avenue California CA, Porterville, 93257

Sierra View District Hospital is a District Authority owned hospital located in Porterville, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 5 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 4 of 5 procedures.




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