Dr. Thomas A Rugino MD Pediatrician

Dr. Thomas Rugino is a pediatrician in Toms River, New Jersey. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Rugino accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

Clinical Interests: Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity, Autistic Disorder, Pervasive Child Development Disorders, Cognition Disorders, Neurobehavioral Manifestations, Psychopharmacology

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1985–1988

UMDNJ-University Hospital
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1988–1990

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 25 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 13 years in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified 22 years in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of modafinil film-coated tablets in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.
Greenhill, L.L., Biederman, J., Boellner, S.W., Rugino, T.A., Sangal, R.B., Earl, C.Q., Jiang, J.G., Swanson, J.M.

Hypoalbuminemia with valproic acid administration.
Rugino, T.A., Janvier, Y.M., Baunach, J.M., Bilat, C.A.

Modafinil in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Rugino, T.A., Samsock, T.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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