Russell S. Ronson, MD

Russell S. Ronson, MD


BBH Specialty Care Network Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery at Brookwood
2018 Brookwood Medical Center Drive
POB 215
Birmingham, AL 35209

Phone: (205) 877-2627
Fax: (205) 802-6590

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.5 out of 5
39 Ratings


Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeon


  • Board Certified in General Surgery
  • Board Certified in Thoracic Surgery

Education and Training:

  • Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School
  • Residency: Emory University School of Medicine
  • Cardiothoracic Surgical Fellowship: Carlyle Fraser Heart Center
  • Cardiothoracic Surgical Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine
  • Cardiothoracic Surgical Fellowship: University of Virginia

Areas of Interest:

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Atrial Septal Defects
  • Lung Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Hernias of the Diaphragm
  • AorticAneurysms
  • Disorders of the Thymus Gland
  • Chest Tumors
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pericardial Effusions

Meet Russ Ronson

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
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Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
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Care provider spoke using clear language


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Mar 25, 2019
#8. Only sees patient, by physician referral.
Mar 11, 2019
*Dr. Ronson is exceptional.
Dec 28, 2018
When going into see the doctor I had already prepared to have a second opinion. I am very picky about Doctors and how they treat me. I was very please and felt like my heart was in good hands. I canceled my second opinion as he was straight forward, easy to understand, positive and kind. Thanks