Dr. Ruben Halperin's philosophy of care is "progress, not perfection." He works to improve patients' quality of life and functionality. "I like to emphasize prevention, exercise and encourage patients to improve their diet and reduce stress in their daily life," he says.
As an advocate for his patients, Dr. Halperin puts high importance on patient education. "I help patients weed through all the medical information and misinformation they are bombarded with," he says.
Dr. Halperin earned his medical degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Ga. He completed an internship and residency at UCLA Center for Health Sciences. In addition, he completed a fellowship at Harvard University School of Public Health in Boston, Ma.
Dr. Halperin was born in Los Angeles and is fluent in Spanish. He enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing and rollerblading.