Dr. Ruth L. Eckert

Curriculum Vitae


PERSONAL INFORMATION
Date of Birth: June 16, 1951
Place of Birth: Charleston, Illinois
High School: Taylor High School, Charleston, Illinois - Valedictorian
EDUCATION - TEACHING
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Bachelor of Arts, Biological Sciences - 1969-1973
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
M.D. Degree - 1973-1976
Fort Wayne Family Practice, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Internship - 1976-1977
Scottsdale Memorial Hospital Osborn, Scottsdale, Arizona
Residency - 1977-1979
Scottsdale Memorial Hospital Osborn, Scottsdale, Arizona
Family Medicine Teaching
Preceptorship Premedical Students
Family Practice Residents in Geriatric Curriculum - 1980-1984
UCLA Medical Acupuncture - 1998
BOARD CERTIFICATION
Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice -1979
Fellow, American Board of Family Practice - 1987
Recertification, American Board of Family Practice - 1987 thru 1994
Recertification, American Board of Family Practice - 1994 thru 2001
Recertification, American Board of Family Practice - 2001 thru 2008
Recertification, American Board of Family Practice - 2008 thru 2018
Certified Clinical Densitometry - 2002
Certified National Procedures Institute: Colposcopy - 1992
MEDICAL LICENSURE
State of Indiana - #01027035A - August 1976
State of Arizona - #10096 - September 1977
State of Illinois - #036-058161 - September 1977
PROFESSIONAL AND SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS
Maricopa County Medical Society
Arizona State Medical Society
Arizona Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Family Physicians
Arizona Academy of Medical Acupuncture
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
American Academy of Private Physicians
INSTITUTIONAL, DEPARTMENTAL AND COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS
Piper Health Center, Scottsdale, Arizona
Physician Director -1979-82
Pueblo Norte Nursing Center and Retirement Village, Scottsdale, Arizona
Medical Director - 1984-90
MEDICAL PRACTICE HISTORY
Scottsdale Memorial Hospital Family Health Center, Fountain Hills and Scottsdale, Arizona
Family Practice Physician - 1979-82
North Scottsdale Family Medicine Associates, Scottsdale, Arizona
Founding Partner - 1982-9/95
North Scottsdale Family Medicine, Mayo Health Systems, Scottsdale, Arizona
9/1995-12/2000
North Scottsdale Family Medicine Associates, Scottsdale, Arizona
1/2001- present