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Surgery , Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Randall Joseph Ruark , MD

Hughston Clinic
6262 Veterans Pkwy
Columbus, GA 31909

(706) 324-6661

Overview

Dr. Ruark is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee reconstruction. He received his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, and he completed his pre-med coursework at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia. Dr. Ruark earned his medical degree and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. He completed an adult hip and knee reconstruction mini-fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Ruark is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and other international and regional organizations. Dr. Ruark's research interests include periprosthetic infections, osteonecrosis of the hip, and osteoporosis. He plans to continue his research interests through the Hughston Foundation, Inc.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 20 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Specialties

Surgery , Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • The Rehabilitation Center At Northside Medical Center
  • The Rehabilitation Center At Northside Medical Center
  • Emory University Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
Medical College Of Georgia At Georgia Regents University Graduated in 2002

Main Location

Fax:
Website: www.hughston.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Sun-

Other Locations

Hughston Clinic Dothan
512 N Shady Ln
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 699-5747

Fax:(334) 469-9575
Website:www.hughston.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Hughston Clinic Lagrange
107 Calumet Center Rd
Lagrange, GA 30241
(706) 884-3274

Fax:(706) 688-2294
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Hughston Clinic Auburn
161 E University Dr
Auburn, AL 36832
(334) 826-2090

Fax:(334) 482-1319
Website:www.alaoccmed.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Augusta University Health West Wheeler
2834 Hillcreek Dr
Augusta, GA 30909
(706) 446-5901

Fax:(706) 686-0116
Website:www.grhealth.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Hughston Clinic
100 N MACON ST
MACON, GA 31210
(478) 200-6970

Fax:(478) 821-6597
Website:www.hughston.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS AL PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • Blue Open Access POS Plus - GA
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry CoventryOne - GA
  • First Health PPO
  • GA Ambetter
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Options PPO