Dr. Ruben Rucoba

Pediatrics
Wheaton, IL
32 years experience

Locations

Office

Wheaton, IL

Address

Wheaton Pediatrics, 55 E. Loop Road, #301, Wheaton, IL
Directions

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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruben Rucoba
32 years experience Pediatrics
Eat right & exercise: Start early by giving a wide variety of healthy foods to infants & toddlers. Make snacks healthy (fruits & veggies, not chips). Exercise regularly as ... Read More
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Dr. Ruben Rucoba
32 years experience Pediatrics
It's not: Measles is an infection caused by a virus, so there are no effective medicines to treat measles. Treatment is aimed at the symptoms: treat the fever w ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Ruben Rucoba
32 years experience Pediatrics
19 years old: If your child takes Aspirin for a fever or illness, she runs the risk of getting reye's syndrome, a rare but potentially fatal illness. Reye's syndrom ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rucoba is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Rucoba is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UC San Francisco School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1989MD

Awards

Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society, for contributions to teaching
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